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sclerotization

[skleer-uh-tuh-zey-shuh n, skler-] /ˌsklɪər ə təˈzeɪ ʃən, ˌsklɛr-/
noun
1.
the state of being sclerotized.
Origin of sclerotization
1955-1960
1955-60; sclerotiz(ed) + -ation
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