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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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Tendon transfer was scheduled after confirmation of bone callus formation on X-ray which is a sign of bone healing at 9th month of the postoperative period in the patient with radial nerve deficit [Figure 4e and f].
A bone callus which had formed around the injury initially hid the fact that the broken bones overlapped slightly - and that was because it had not been medically straightened.
All statistical analyses were performed using SPSS 12.0 (SPSS, Inc., Chicago, IL, USA) The clinical data were expressed as mean [+ or -] standard deviation, including BMD, bone callus volume, serum leptin level values and demographic parameters.
In both patients, the distractors were firmly attached to the bone surface, the device-bone complex was completely stable, and the bone callus appeared to be of good quality with hyperplastic features.