Synonyms of ossify in English:

ossify


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verb

1‘these cartilages may ossify’

SYNONYMS
turn into bone, become bony, harden, solidify, stiffen, rigidify, petrify, fossilize
rare indurate

2‘past oligarchies have fallen from power because they ossified’

SYNONYMS
become inflexible, become rigid, fossilize, harden, rigidify, stagnate, become obdurate, become unyielding, become unprogressive, cease developing