sclerostenosis

[sklîr′ō-stə-nōsĭs]

n.

Induration and contraction of the tissues, as around an orifice.

Nearby words

  1. station wagon,
  2. station-to-station,
  3. stationary,
  4. stationary engine,
  5. stationary engineer,
  6. stationary orbit,
  7. stationary point,
  8. stationary state,
  9. stationary wave,
  10. stationer


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