osseous

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  • With their destruction it may happen that we get also death of a portion of the osseous tissue. Cited from Diseases of the Horse's Foot, by Harry Caulton Reeks
  • I had never before felt such a vivid consciousness of my muscular and osseous system. Cited from Tent Life in Siberia, by George Kennan
  • Five longitudinal lines of large osseous plates are found on the body of the fish.
  • If there was fibrin and osseous matter in his veins he had given them fair warning. Cited from Pebbles on the Shore, by Alpha of the Plough (Alfred George Gardiner)
  • And Mrs. Ambient, who had seated herself again, held out her long slender slightly too osseous hands. Cited from The Author of Beltraffio, by Henry James
  • Osseous ankylosis may occur, especially in the small joints of the hand and foot. Cited from Manual of Surgery, by Alexis Thomson and Alexander Miles
  • Then there is a special osseous nucleus formed in each half of the vertebral arch. Cited from The Evolution of Man, V.2, by Ernst Haeckel
  • Osseous tissue forms the rigid part of the bones that make up the skeletal system.
  • There are six orders or families of osseous or bony fish; and specimens of all these will be found in the wall cases of this room. Cited from How to See the British Museum in Four Visits, by W. Blanchard Jerrold
  • This method has the advantage of security against the loss of any important osseous structures, which too frequently happens when the bones require to be macerated. Cited from Journal of the Proceedings of the Linnean Society - Vol. 3, by Various
  • Do not all vertebrates require an osseous system? Cited from The Last Harvest, by John Burroughs
  • The other osseous tissue type is cortical bone also called compact bone.
  • He added much to what was known before about the internal ear and described in detail the tympanum and its relations to the osseous ring in which it is situated.
  • A general term applied to the textures of which the different organs are composed; osseous tissue forms bones. Cited from Hygienic Physiology, by Joel Dorman Steele
  • The morbid changes consisted entirely of osseous deposit as shown in the photographs. Cited from Diseases of the Horse's Foot, by Harry Caulton Reeks
  • These fibers may be considered as belonging to the gingival tissue because they do not have an osseous attachment.
  • Here the Osseous or bony fishes are distributed in and on the top of the wall cases. Cited from How to See the British Museum in Four Visits, by W. Blanchard Jerrold
  • Especially is this true of the osseous tissue, which may be preserved indefinitely, after removal from the body, by simply keeping it dry. Cited from Physiology and Hygiene for Secondary Schools, by Francis Marion Walters
  • Clinically, this material was initially used as a biomaterial to replace the lost osseous tissues in the human body.
  • Name the most important properties and the most important uses of muscular tissue, osseous tissue, and connective tissue. Cited from Physiology and Hygiene for Secondary Schools, by Francis Marion Walters
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Meaning of osseous

  • adjective Composed of or containing bone
    osseous tissue