Definition of ossificatory in English:

ossificatory

adjective

  • Of, relating to, or involved in ossification.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in George Rolleston (1829–1881), physician and physiologist. From ossific + -atory, after ossification.

Pronunciation

ossificatory

/ˌɒsɪfɪˈkeɪt(ə)ri/