Definition of Ossific. Meaning of Ossific. Synonyms of Ossific

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Definition of Ossific

Ossific
Ossific Os*sif"ic, a. [L. os, ossis, bone + facere to make: cf. F. ossifique. See Fact.] Capable of producing bone; having the power to change cartilage or other tissue into bone.

Meaning of Ossific from wikipedia

- tendon, ligament etc.) to ossify when damaged Primrose syndrome, a rare genetic disease in which cartilage becomes ossified. Caetano-Lopes J, Canhão H...
- being birds and ornithischian dinosaurs, portions of the tendon can become ossified. In this process, osteocytes infiltrate the tendon and lay down bone as...
- secondary. A primary ossification center is the first area of a bone to start ossifying. It usually appears during prenatal development in the central part of...
- Osteofibrous dysplasia Other names Ossifying fibroma Specialty Oncology ...
- for the postsphenoid. By about the ninth w**** of fetal development an ossific center appears for each of the small wings (orbito-sphenoids) just lateral...
- Central ossifying fibroma is a benign neoplasm that may arise from the fibroblasts of the periodontal ligaments. It is more likely to affect women in...
- Peripheral ossifying fibroma, also known as ossifying fibrous epulis, is “a gingival nodule which is composed of a cellular fibroblastic connective tissue...
- the lower border of the bone. These accessory nuclei possess no separate ossific centers but are invaded by the surrounding dermal bone and undergo absorption...
- Brezhnev's rule had come to be dubbed one of "standstill", with an ageing and ossified top political leadership. This period is also known as the Era of Stagnation...
- linked up with an earlier generation of activists, largely outside the ossified structures of 'official' anarchism. Anarchist tactics embraced demonstrations...
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