Medical Definition of Bone-salt

1. The main chemical compound in bone, deposited as minute amorphous crystals in a netlike matrix of collagenous fibres containing collagen; it closely resembles the naturally occurring fluorapatite 3Ca3(PO4)2-CaF2, but is probably a hydroxyapatite in which F is replaced by OH. (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Bone-salt

bone-ash cup
bone-chilling
bone-covered
bone-crunching
bone-dry
bone-dry(a)
bone-eating snot flower worm
bone-fire
bone-fires
bone-forming cell
bone-headed dinosaur
bone-idle
bone-lazy
bone-marrow
bone-meal
bone-salt (current term)
bone-shaker
bone-shakers
bone-shaking
bone: gallium imaging
bone Gla protein
bone abscess
bone ache
bone age
bone architecture
bone ash
bone banks
bone black
bone block
bone canaliculus

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