sclerotize

sclerotise

/ (ˈsklɛrəˌtaɪz) /

verb

(tr; usually passive) zoology to harden and darken (an insect's cuticle)

Nearby words

  1. sclerotic dentin,
  2. sclerotin,
  3. sclerotitis,
  4. sclerotium,
  5. sclerotization,
  6. sclerotized,
  7. sclerotome,
  8. sclerotomic,
  9. sclerotomy,
  10. sclerotylosis

Derived Formssclerotization or sclerotisation, noun

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