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Synonyms and Antonyms of ossify

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synonym (synonym of ossify)

  • (verb.change)
    make rigid and set into a conventional pattern (verb.change)

hypernym (ossify IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • become bony (verb.change)
    undergo a transformation or a change of position or action (verb.change)
  • cause to become hard and bony (verb.change)
    cause to change; make different; cause a transformation (verb.change)
  • make rigid and set into a conventional pattern (verb.change)
    make stiff or stiffer (verb.change)

derivation (.... is derived from ossify)

  • become bony (verb.change)
    the calcification of soft tissue into a bonelike material (noun.process)
  • make rigid and set into a conventional pattern (verb.change)
    the quality of being rigid and rigorously severe (noun.attribute)
  • (noun.attribute)
    hardened conventionality (noun.attribute)
  • (noun.attribute)
    the physical property of being stiff and resisting bending (noun.attribute)
  • (noun.process)
    the process of becoming rigidly fixed in a conventional pattern of thought or behavior (noun.process)
synonym hypernym derivation petrify rigidify change state turn alter stiffen ossification inflexibility conformity rigidity

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