osteocolla


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

osteocolla \os`te*o*col"la\, n. [Osteo- + Gr. ? glue.]
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   1. A kind of glue obtained from bones. --Ure.
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   2. A cellular calc tufa, which in some places forms
      incrustations on the stems of plants, -- formerly supposed
      to have the quality of uniting fractured bones.
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