spondylosis


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spon·dy·lo·sis

 (spŏn′dl-ō′sĭs)
n.
Degeneration of the spinal column, especially that resulting in abnormal fusion and immobilization of the vertebral bones.

[Greek sphondulos, spondulos, vertebra + -osis.]

spondylosis

(ˌspɒndɪˈləʊsɪs)
n
fusion of the vertebrae
[C20: from New Latin, from Greek spondulos vertebra; see -osis]

spon•dy•lo•sis

(ˌspɒn dlˈoʊ sɪs)

n.
immobility and fusion of vertebral joints.
[1895–1900; < Greek spóndyl(os) vertebra + -osis]
Translations

spon·dy·lo·sis

n. espondilosis.
1. anquilosis vertebral;
2. toda lesión degenerativa de la columna vertebral.

spondylosis

n espondilosis f
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