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Synonyms for bone

to study or work hard, especially when pressed for time

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Synonyms for bone

rigid connective tissue that makes up the skeleton of vertebrates

the porous calcified substance from which bones are made

a shade of white the color of bleached bones

study intensively, as before an exam

consisting of or made up of bone

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The balance between bone deposition and bone resorption favours bone growth during the first three decades of life.
The indirect validation results for Kemp's ridley sea turtles highlighted the cyclic nature of bone growth; bone deposition increases from late spring through early summer to fall and no bone deposition occurs from December to spring.
The adolescent years are the time of maximum bone deposition, and impairment of mineral deposition during this interval may have long-lasting effects.
As a consequence, the mineralized septa providing the scaffold for bone deposition cannot be formed, and osteogenesis itself is severely disturbed.
Known as the sunshine vitamin because the body naturally makes it when exposed to the sun, vitamin D is essential to optimal absorption of calcium, needed for bone deposition.