osteosclerosis congenita

noun
an inherited skeletal disorder beginning before birth; cartilage is converted to bone resulting in dwarfism
Derivationally related forms: ↑achondroplastic (for: ↑achondroplasia)
Hypernyms:

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  • chondrodystrophy — noun an inherited skeletal disorder beginning before birth; cartilage is converted to bone resulting in dwarfism • Syn: ↑achondroplasia, ↑achondroplasty, ↑osteosclerosis congenita • Derivationally related forms: ↑achondroplastic (for: ↑ach …   Useful english dictionary

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