mollities


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mollities

(mɒˈlɪʃɪˌiːz)
n
(Medicine) med an unnatural softness or yieldingness of a bodily part or organ
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On the microscopical character of mollities ossium.
Mollities is the verb used in 1 Corinthians 6:9 which deals with the sexual sin of sodomy.
In 1845 he had received some samples of urine from a patient suffering from mollities ossium.