Definition of osteomalacic in English:

osteomalacic

adjective

Medicine
  • See osteomalacia

    • ‘A study on osteomalacic myopathy in women found that muscle strength returned to normal (except in maximal voluntary contraction) after six months' treatment.’
    • ‘Frank rickets or osteomalacic myopathy are only occasionally seen, usually in those already predisposed to metabolic bone disease.’

Pronunciation

osteomalacic

/ˌɒstɪəʊməˈlasɪk/