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Synonyms for ossify

Verb

1. ossify, change state, turn
usage: become bony; "The tissue ossified"
2. rigidify, ossify, petrify, stiffen
usage: make rigid and set into a conventional pattern; "rigidify the training schedule"; "ossified teaching methods"; "slogans petrify our thinking"
3. ossify, change, alter, modify
usage: cause to become hard and bony; "The disease ossified the tissue"
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