What does ossein mean?

Definitions for osseinˈɒs i ɪn

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  1. Ossein(n.)

    The organic basis of bone tissue; the residue after removal of the mineral matters from bone by dilute acid; in embryonic tissue, the substance in which the mineral salts are deposited to form bone; bone collagen; -- called also ostein. Chemically it is the same as collagen.

  2. Origin: [L. os bone.]


  1. ossein(Noun)

    The collagen component of bone.

Anagrams for ossein »

  1. noesis, noêsis, noësis, noēsis

  2. eosins

  3. noises

  4. essoin

  5. Enosis

  6. Noesis


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ossein in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ossein in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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