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Synonyms for bone

to study or work hard, especially when pressed for time


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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Considering the dismal situation of cadaver bone donations in India, doctors are looking for an ideal bone substitute which should mimic the natural bone and replace the lost damaged bone in the human body due to increasing requirements of hip and knee replacements.
4 and 5) of bone distinguished the fracture toughness of human cadaver bone that was obtained from different age groups, and addressed the finite element simulation.
"He removed the tumor, cut out 6 inches of the tibia and replaced it with a cadaver bone," she said.
Patricia Battisti, the subject of the report, who had back surgery in early 2005, was informed by the hospital that the cadaver bone implanted may have been infected with various viruses.
In most cases, the implant is derived from cadaver bone, or made from titanium or carbon fiber composites.
So doctors put a portion of his fibula that contained live, bone-growing tissue into the transplanted cadaver bone.