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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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After Yvonne's birth in 1968, Margaret placed an advert in a newspaper reaching out to others affected by it, aiming to create a support network and share knowledge - and went on to establish the Brittle Bone Society.
Charlotte Proud, from Gateshead, has brittle bone disease
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.
In Manduca's case it is a 45-minute video about brittle bone disease -- osteogenesis imperfecta -- that takes viewers on a tour of her appointments at Children's Hospital in Boston.
Osteogenesis imperfecta; a translational approach to brittle bone disease.
The mum-of-one, who had brittle bone disease, was on a night out with husband Paul and 13-year-old son Cory when she passed away.
Among those highlighted this year was Emily Kidd, born with a fractured skull and broken bones as a result of her brittle bone disease.
Washington, August 5 (ANI): Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have for the first time carried out a multi-scale analysis to shed light on how bone's material flaws lead to brittle bone disease.
"This finding is critical to patients who lack the proper healing process and to individuals prone to broken bones, such as those with osteoporosis and the rare genetic condition known as brittle bone disease," senior author Dr.
DBAJ and EAF's presentation to the ASD community highlighted the fact that prevention of Osteoporosis, also known as "Brittle Bone" disease, is critical and this can only occur beginning in childhood.
Tests will be carried out to see if there is an underlying condition such as brittle bone disease-the most common condition causing child fractures.
Sarah suffers from a rare one-in-a-million brittle bone disease.
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