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Understanding ossification, the functions of bones, and the elongation of bones in the human body.

What is ossification?
What are the functions of bones?
How do bones elongate?

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<br>#1) What is ossification?
<br>To put it simply, ossification is the formation of new bone. Basically, tissue or cartilage is turned into bone during this process. Ossification takes place over two stages:
<br>1) intramembranous ossification - This process gives rise to some bones in the head, and increases the diameter of bones.
<br>2) endochondral ossification - Endochondral ossification is the process by which bones increase their length during growth.
<br>#2)What are the functions of bones?
<br>Bones have many functions:
<br>- bones ...