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anchylose


anchylose


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Anchylose  \An"chy*lose\,  v.  t.  &  i.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Anchylosed}; 
  p.  pr  &  vb  n.  {Anchylosing}.]  [Cf.  F.  ankyloser.] 
  To  affect  or  be  affected  with  anchylosis;  to  unite  or 
  consolidate  so  as  to  make  a  stiff  joint;  to  grow  together 
  into  one  [Spelt  also  {ankylose}.]  --Owen.