Resorption(redirected from cemental resorption)
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(1) In physiology, repeated assimilation; the same as absorption.
(2) In pathology and pathological physiology, the same as resolution. In cases of leukoses, for example, resorption of the bone develops very intensively and is accompanied by rarefaction and the complete resolution of the bony frame.