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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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Since the distal stem had solid bone ingrowth, stress shielding was followed and subsequently aggravated the proximal bone loss.
Growth plates are areas of developing tissue near the end of long bones in youths which eventually harden into solid bone.
He'll also try to work in shoulder circles, contractions, plies, and quad stretches to keep him from "fusing into solid bone.
Another was a skull with solid bone and no sinuses.
In advanced cases, traditional therapy has offered only surgical fusion (arthrodesis) of the two adjacent vertebrae into one solid bone.
Hans-Peter Howaldt of the Justus-Liebig-University Medical School in Giessen, Germany, as saying, "The skull is now smooth to the touch, the missing parts replaced by thin but solid bone.
These cysts are associated with other solid bone lesions, 39% of which are GCTs.
Gore's doctor said that parts of her skeleton resembled Swiss cheese more than solid bone, putting her at risk for additional fractures, which, depending on the extent of her disease, could come from a simple action such as pushing open a heavy door.
That's because the sound waves go straight from solid metal to the solid bone of your head -- and into your inner ears.
5 tonnes and used it's solid bone, spiked tail to club enemies.
When growth is complete--sometime during adolescence--the growth plates close and are replaced by solid bone.
The antlers are appendages of the skull and are solid bone covered in a fine-haired skin called velvet, which is sloughed off as the animal rubs its antlers against trees.
Solid Bone and Luminous Flesh: Ch'ing Dynasty Ceramics (1644-1911), Philadelphia Museum of Art, through May 31.