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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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Higher social strain was associated with greater bone mineral loss of the total hip, lumbar spine (lower back) and femoral neck (just below the ball of the ball-and-socket hip joint).
Serum levels of IGF-1, ET-1 and cytokines and bone mineral density were compared between the two groups using t test.
The ACPA positivity is associated with a lower systemic bone mineral density in patients with early arthritis.
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