Medical Definition of Point of ossification

1. The site of earliest bone formation via accumulation of osteoblasts within connective tissue (membranous ossification) or of earliest destruction of cartilage prior to onset of ossification (endochondral ossification). Synonym: punctum ossificationis, ossific centre, point of ossification. (24 Mar 2004)



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point of apoapsis
point of articulation
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point of departure
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point of fixation
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point of inflection
point of interest
point of intersection
point of maximal impulse
point of no return
point of order
point of ossification (current term)
point of periapsis
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point of proximal contact
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