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[en-do-stoh-sis, -duh-] /ˌɛn dɒˈstoʊ sɪs, -də-/

noun, Anatomy.
bone formation beginning in the substance of cartilage.
noun (pl) -ses (-siːz)
the conversion of cartilage into bone


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