óseo
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óseo(
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seh
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. bone (noun)
El doctor me explicó que la falta de calcio afecta a la estructura ósea.The doctor explained to me that lack of calcium affects bone structure.
b. bony
La consistencia ósea del bulto llevó al médico a pensar que podía ser un tumor.The bony consistency of the mass made the doctor think it could be a tumor.
c. osseous
A word or phrase that is only used by experts, professionals, or academics in a particular field (e.g. exposition).
(technical)
La prueba médica determina la calidad del tejido óseo que compone tus huesos.The medical test determines the quality of the osseous tissue which forms your bones.
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óseo
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. bone
médula óseabone marrow
esqueleto óseobony skeleton
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
óseo
adjective
1 (gen) bony
2 (Med) osseous; bone
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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