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English definition of “arthrodesis”


noun [U] uk   /ɑːˈθrɒd.ə.sɪs/ us    /ɑrˈθrɑd.ə.sɪs/ specialized
the surgical process of joining together the bones of a joint to reduce pain or to help a patient who has problems walkingSurgery
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