follow Dictionary.com

11 Trending Words of 2014

osteosynthesis

osteosynthesis in Medicine

osteosynthesis os·te·o·syn·the·sis (ŏs'tē-ō-sĭn'thĭ-sĭs)
n.
The process of mechanically bringing the ends of a fractured bone close together, as by wiring together or attaching to a metal plate.

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Word Value for osteosynthesis

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends