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[os-tee-oh-kon-drahy-tis] /ˌɒs ti oʊ kɒnˈdraɪ tɪs/

noun, Pathology.
inflammation of bone and cartilage.

osteochondritis os·te·o·chon·dri·tis (ŏs’tē-ō-kŏn-drī’tĭs)
Inflammation of a bone along with its cartilage.


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