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a structure resembling a string of beads.
rachitic rosary a succession of beadlike prominences along the costal cartilages, in rickets.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.
A beadlike arrangement or structure.
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noun periodic relatively homogeneous expansions or densities arranged in a linear fashion
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A structure consisting of bodies in linear sequence.
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