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resorb

 [re-sorb´]
to take up or absorb again; to undergo resorption.

re·sorb

(rē-sōrb'),
To reabsorb; to absorb what has been excreted, as an exudate or pus.
[L. re-sorbeo, to suck back]

resorb

/re·sorb/ (re-sorb´) to take up or absorb again.

resorb

(rē-zôrb′, -sôrb′)
v. re·sorbed, re·sorbing, re·sorbs
v.tr.
1. To absorb again.
2. Biology To dissolve and assimilate (bone tissue, for example).
v.intr.
To undergo resorption.

resorb

[risôrb′]
Etymology: L, resorbere, to swallow again
to absorb again.

re·sorb

(rē-sōrb')
To reabsorb; to absorb what has been excreted, as an exudate or pus.
[L. re-sorbeo, to suck back]

resorb

reabsorb

resorb

to take up or absorb again; to undergo resorption.
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This suggests that the amount of TRAP 5b released into the circulation may indicate the number of mature osteoclasts in bone rather than their resorbing activity.
For instance, in Figure 1c, the isograft appears to be resorbing faster than the allograft.
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Once saturated, CELLPLEX(TM) TCP acts as a 3-dimensional framework to house the marrow-derived bone-healing components, slowly resorbing as new bone is formed throughout the matrix.