anchylosing


anchylosing
v. grow together, merge (of joints or bones)

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  • Anchylosing — Anchylose An chy*lose, v. t. & i. [imp. & p. p. {Anchylosed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Anchylosing}.] [Cf. F. ankyloser.] To affect or be affected with anchylosis; to unite or consolidate so as to make a stiff joint; to grow together into one. [Spelt… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Anchylose — An chy*lose, v. t. & i. [imp. & p. p. {Anchylosed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Anchylosing}.] [Cf. F. ankyloser.] To affect or be affected with anchylosis; to unite or consolidate so as to make a stiff joint; to grow together into one. [Spelt also… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Anchylosed — Anchylose An chy*lose, v. t. & i. [imp. & p. p. {Anchylosed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Anchylosing}.] [Cf. F. ankyloser.] To affect or be affected with anchylosis; to unite or consolidate so as to make a stiff joint; to grow together into one. [Spelt… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ankylose — Anchylose An chy*lose, v. t. & i. [imp. & p. p. {Anchylosed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Anchylosing}.] [Cf. F. ankyloser.] To affect or be affected with anchylosis; to unite or consolidate so as to make a stiff joint; to grow together into one. [Spelt… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • anchylose — [aŋ′kə lōs΄, aŋ′kəlōz΄] vt., vi. anchylosed, anchylosing ANKYLOSE anchylosis [aŋ΄kəlō′sis] n. * * * an·chy·lose (ăngʹkə lōs , lōz ) v. Variant of ankylose. * * * …   Universalium

  • anchylose — /ˈæŋkəloʊz/ (say angkuhlohz) verb (t), verb (i) (anchylosed, anchylosing) → ankylose. –anchylosis /æŋkəˈloʊsəs/ (say angkuh lohsuhs), noun –anchylotic /æŋkəˈlɒtɪk/ (say angkuh lotik), adjective …   Australian English dictionary

  • anchylose — [aŋ′kə lōs΄, aŋ′kəlōz΄] vt., vi. anchylosed, anchylosing ANKYLOSE anchylosis [aŋ΄kəlō′sis] n …   English World dictionary