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  Words related to ossify

Related / Similar Words: rigidify, petrify

 

Definition:
  • become bony; "The tissue ossified";
  • cause to become hard and bony; "The disease ossified the tissue";
  • make rigid and set into a conventional pattern; "rigidify the training schedule"; "ossified teaching methods"; "slogans petrify our thinking";

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    Derivational Morphology: ossification, conformity, rigidity, rigidness, inflexibility

     

     
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