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Meaning of "osteophytic" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF OSTEOPHYTIC

osteophytic  [ˌɒstɪəˈfɪtɪk] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF OSTEOPHYTIC

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Osteophytic is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES OSTEOPHYTIC MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of osteophytic in the English dictionary

The definition of osteophytic in the dictionary is characterized by small abnormal bony outgrowths.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH OSTEOPHYTIC


autophytic
ˌɔːtəˈfɪtɪk
bryophytic
ˌbraɪəˈfɪtɪk
cormophytic
ˌkɔːməˈfɪtɪk
cryptophytic
ˌkrɪptəˈfɪtɪk
graphitic
ɡrəˈfɪtɪk
halophytic
ˌhæləˈfɪtɪk
holophytic
ˌhɒləˈfɪtɪk
hygrophytic
ˌhaɪɡrəˈfɪtɪk
lithophytic
ˌlɪθəˈfɪtɪk
oophytic
ˌəʊəˈfɪtɪk
phreatophytic
frɪˌætəˈfɪtɪk
psilophytic
ˌsɪləˈfɪtɪk
schizophytic
ˌskɪtsəˈfɪtɪk
spermaphytic
ˌspɜːməˈfɪtɪk
spermophytic
ˌspɜːməˈfɪtɪk
sporophytic
ˌspɔːrəˈfɪtɪk
thallophytic
ˌθæləˈfɪtɪk
tropophytic
ˌtrɒpəˈfɪtɪk
xerophytic
ˌzɪərəˈfɪtɪk
zoophytic
ˌzəʊəˈfɪtɪk

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE OSTEOPHYTIC

osteomalacic
osteomata
osteomyelitis
osteopath
osteopathic
osteopathically
osteopathist
osteopathy
osteopetrosis
osteophyte
osteoplastic
osteoplasties
osteoplasty
osteoporosis
osteoporotic
osteosarcoma
osteosarcomata
osteosis
osteotome
osteotomies

WORDS THAT END LIKE OSTEOPHYTIC

dermatophytic
ectophytic
endophytic
entophytic
epiphytic
gametophytic
geophytic
hydrophytic
macrophytic
mesophytic
microphytic
myelocytic
neophytic
periphytic
protophytic
psammophytic
pteridophytic
saprophytic
spermatophytic
symphytic
trachytic

Synonyms and antonyms of osteophytic in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «osteophytic» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF OSTEOPHYTIC

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The translations of osteophytic from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «osteophytic» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

osteophytic
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

osteofítico
570 millions of speakers

English

osteophytic
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

osteophytic
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

osteophytic
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

остеофиты
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

osteophytic
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

osteophytic
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

ostéophytique
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Osteophitik
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

osteophytärer
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

osteophytic
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

osteophytic
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Osteofitika
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

osteophytic
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

osteophytic
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

ऑस्टिओफायटिक
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

osteofitik
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

osteofitica
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

osteophytic
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

остеофіти
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

osteophytic
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

osteophytic
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

osteophytic
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

osteophytic
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

osteophytic
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of osteophytic

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «OSTEOPHYTIC»

The term «osteophytic» is used very little and occupies the 180.485 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «OSTEOPHYTIC» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «osteophytic» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «osteophytic» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about osteophytic

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «OSTEOPHYTIC»

Discover the use of osteophytic in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to osteophytic and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Clinical Primer of Rheumatology
Osteophytic. Disease. (Spondylosis). Anterior osteophytes arising at the disc margins might imply more posterior disease but of themselves are typically asymptomatic. The uncinate processes enlarge with age, so that what appear to be ...
William J. Koopman, Dennis W. Boulware, Gustavo R. Heudebert, 2003
2
Resurrecting Pompeii
In the light of the suggestion that they are different conditions, it is notable that there was only one individual that presented with both disorders.117 Osteophytic change Osteophytic changes are bony changes, such as lipping that can be ...
Estelle Lazer, 2009
3
A System of Orthopaedic Medicine
This disintegration causes increased mechanical stress at the uncovertebral joints and the facet joints, leading to the formation of subperiosteal bone and osteophytic outgrowth, and finally resulting in narrowing of the intervertebral foramen ...
Ludwig Ombregt, 2013
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Functional Anatomy of the Spine
Osteophytic compression can occur as the vertebral artery ascends through the foramina transversaria. The vertebral artery may be subject to compression or angulation by osteophytes projecting laterally from the uncinate processes.
Alison Middleditch, Jean Oliver, 2005
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The Cervical Spine
Vertebral sclerosis and osteophytic formation ultimately result. With aging, the intervertebral disks desiccate, resulting in disk height loss. Disk degeneration causes instability, resulting in irregular vertebral movement. This puts greater stress ...
Edward C. Benzel, Patrick J. Connolly, 2012
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Janaab' Pakal of Palenque: Reconstructing the Life and Death ...
We used several of the appropriate standards to calculate age at death; we observed remodeling in the auricular surface of the ilium, dental wear, osteophytic processes on articulations, and the physiological state of deterioration and loss in ...
Vera Tiesler, Andrea Cucina, 2006
7
MRI Principles of the Head, Skull Base and Spine: A Clinical ...
Case. 29: Disco-osteophytic. protrusion. Fig. a: sagittal cut; SE - T2w Fig. b: axial cut; GE(3D)-T2*w Middle age patient presenting with cervicobrachial neuralgia. T2w sagittal cuts show a small disco-osteophytic protrusion at the C5-C6 level ...
C. Outin, M. Forjaz Secca, B. Soussi, 2002
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Osteoarthritis: New Insights for the Healthcare ...
articular chondrocytes. Osteophytic chondrocytes were characterized by increased expression of genes involved in the endochondral ossification process [bone gamma-carboxyglutamate protein/osteocalcin (BGLAP), bone morphogenetic ...
‎2012
9
Neuroradiology: The Requisites
Osteophytic spur. Computed tomography myelography (myelo-CT) faithfully demonstrates osteophytic spurs both centrally (closed arrows) and laterally (open arrows). Note that the patient already had a laminectomy. Myelo-CT is a reliable ...
David M. Yousem, Robert D. Zimmerman, Rohini Nadgir, 2010
10
Dogs: Domestication and the Development of a Social Bond
In both cases, she observed osteophytic development in the vicinity of thearticulating vertebral surfaces, suggesting sustained, if intermittent, strain in that region. Again, for both cases, she summarized the situation as follows: Degenerative ...
Darcy F. Morey, 2010

7 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «OSTEOPHYTIC»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term osteophytic is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Neuromuscular Exercise as Treatment of Degenerative Knee Disease
... associated with varying degrees of osteophytic formation, subchondral bone change, and synovitis. The prevalence of OA, however, depends on the definition ... «Medscape, Feb 15»
2
Rib fractures linked to circulatory disorder often seen in athletes
Costochondral calcification, osteophytic degeneration, and occult first rib fractures in patients with venous thoracic outlet syndrome. Journal of ... «Washington University in St. Louis News, Feb 12»
3
The Lumbar Multifidus Muscles are Affected by Medial Branch …
However, in a number of patients, these cannot be performed because of prominent osteophytic changes, and rupture of the joint capsule with ... «AJNR, Dec 11»
4
Anton Haig retires from golf
Imaging diagnosis has confirmed osteophytic impingement, combined with a bulging disc in the cervical vertebrae, and although an operation ... «Golf Monthly, Nov 11»
5
Epidural Steroid Injections: What Current Evidence Suggests
... also include osteophytic nerve root compression, annular fissure with chemical nerve root irritation, and failed back surgery (arachnoiditis, epidural adhesions, ... «Dynamic Chiropractic, Oct 11»
6
Osteoporosis, Vertebroplasty and the Aging Spine: Chiropractic …
... presumed to arise from a combination of mechanisms, including osteophytic periosteal elevation; vascular congestion of subchondral bone, ... «Dynamic Chiropractic, Jun 10»
7
How can I stop the pain in my arm when I'm painting?
This can lead, among other things, to osteophytic (bony deposits) forming around the vertebrae, and degeneration of the facet joints (the joints ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Apr 09»

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« EDUCALINGO. Osteophytic [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/osteophytic>. Oct 2019 ».
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