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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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They added: "We are investigating a fight that took place in the Coventry Cross pub at The Burges, Coventry, which resulted in a man with a brittle bone condition sustaining life-changing injuries.
Brittle bone disease means her bones can break for seemingly inexplicable reasons, such as turning over in bed or stepping off a weight scale.
Brittle bone sufferers all over Teesside and abroad knew and loved her.
While Sonia was still pregnant and living in Letterkenny, Co Donegal, she was told her baby had a brittle bone disorder, Osteogenesis Imperfecta.
Chronic back pain several years ago prompted concern she was in the early stages of osteoporosis - the brittle bone disease killed her mother Rosemary Shand and her grandmother Sonia Keppell.
National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD), "Gene Discovered for Form of Brittle Bone Disease" December 27, 2006
Osteoporosis is a degenerative condition usually associated with aging, which results in weak and/or brittle bone quality.
A MAN with a brittle bone condition has suffered life changing injuries after a fight in a Coventry pub.
A RUNNER who died at the finishing line of the London Marathon was competing to raise money for his "inspirational" mother, who had been diagnosed with a brittle bone condition.
Tiny Millie's battle against severe brittle bone disease began before she was even born, as she broke 30 bones in the womb.
A CHARITY auction taking place in Aberdare hopes to raise money for the Brittle Bone Society and the Merthyr and Cynon Breathe Easy Group.
Raheem is checked every eight weeks at Birmingham Children's Hospital, which has one three brittle bone clinics for children in the UK.
A GENE has been identified which is believed to play a key role in the crippling brittle bone disease osteoporosis.
Dr John Verrier Jones, 75, suffers from brittle bone disease osteoporosis and wants to use the drug Forsteo to fight it.
SCOTTISH men are suffering from a "silent epidemic" of brittle bone disease - but are too embarrassed to tell doctors.