sclerodermatous

[skleer-uh-dur-muh-tuh s, skler-]

adjective

Zoology. covered with a hardened tissue, as scales.
of or relating to scleroderma.

Nearby words

  1. scleroconjunctival,
  2. sclerocornea,
  3. sclerocorneal junction,
  4. sclerodactyly,
  5. scleroderma,
  6. sclerogenous,
  7. scleroid,
  8. scleroiritis,
  9. sclerokeratitis,
  10. sclerokeratoiritis

Origin of sclerodermatous

First recorded in 1895–1900; sclero- + -dermatous

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British Dictionary definitions for sclerodermatous

sclerodermatous

adjective

(of animals) possessing a hard external covering of scales or plates
of or relating to scleroderma
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