Ossas



[os-uh] /ˈɒs ə/

noun
1.
a mountain in E Greece, in Thessaly. 6490 feet (1978 meters).
/ˈɒsə/
noun
1.
the plural of os2
/ˈɒsə/
noun
1.
a mountain in NE Greece, in E Thessaly: famous in mythology for the attempt of the twin giants, Otus and Ephialtes, to reach heaven by piling Ossa on Olympus and Pelion on Ossa. Height: 1978 m (6489 ft)
Office of Space Science and Applications

Tagged:

Read Also:

  • Ossature

    [os-uh-cher, -choo r] /ˈɒs ə tʃər, -ˌtʃʊər/ noun 1. the structure or framework supporting a building or sculpture. 2. the arrangement of bones in the skeleton or a body part.

  • Ossd

    Office of Space Systems Development



  • Ossein

    [os-ee-in] /ˈɒs i ɪn/ noun, Biochemistry. 1. the collagen of bone, remaining after the mineral matter has been removed by treatment with dilute acid. /ˈɒsɪɪn/ noun 1. a protein that forms the organic matrix of bone, constituting about 40 per cent of its matter ossein os·se·in or os·se·ine (ŏs’ē-ĭn) n. The collagen component of bone. […]

  • Osselet

    [os-uh-lit] /ˈɒs ə lɪt/ noun, Veterinary Pathology. 1. a hard nodule on the leg of a horse, especially one on the inner side of the knee or the outer side of the fetlock.



Disclaimer: Ossas definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.