sclerosed

[ skli-rohst, skleer-ohzd, skler- ]
/ sklɪˈroʊst, ˈsklɪər oʊzd, ˈsklɛr- /
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adjective Pathology.

hardened or indurated, as by sclerosis.

Nearby words

  1. scleroprotein,
  2. sclerosal,
  3. sclerosant,
  4. scleroscope,
  5. sclerose,
  6. sclerosing adenosis,
  7. sclerosing hemangioma,
  8. sclerosing keratitis,
  9. sclerosing osteitis,
  10. sclerosis

Origin of sclerosed

First recorded in 1875–80; scleros(is) + -ed2

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British Dictionary definitions for sclerosed

sclerosed

/ (ˈsklɪərəʊst) /

adjective

pathol hardened; sclerotic
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