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Term:
endochondral ossification (GO:0001958)
Annotations: Rat: (32) Mouse: (30) Human: (28) Chinchilla: (26) Bonobo: (26) Dog: (18) Squirrel: (0) Pig: (20)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
cartilage development involved in endochondral bone morphogenesis +   
endochondral ossification  
Replacement ossification wherein bone tissue replaces cartilage.
perichondral bone morphogenesis 

Synonyms
Xrefs: Wikipedia:Endochondral_ossification
Definition Sources: GO_REF:0000034, ISBN:0878932437

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