Tuberosity definition

to͝obə-rŏsĭ-tē, tyo͝o-
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The quality or condition of being tuberous.
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A rounded swelling or projection, as on a bone for the attachment of a muscle or tendon.
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A projection or protuberance, especially one at the end of a bone for the attachment of a muscle or tendon.
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The quality or condition of being tuberous.
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The quality or condition of being tuberous.
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A projection or protuberance, especially one at the end of a bone for the attachment of a muscle or tendon.
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(uncountable) The condition of being tuberous.
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(countable, medicine) A rounded protuberance, at the end of a bone, to which a muscle or tendon is attached.
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Noun

Singular:
tuberosity
Plural:
tuberosities