scleriasis

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scleroderma, sclerodermia or scleriasis (ˌsklɪərəʊˈdɜːmə, ˌsklɪərəʊˈdɜːmɪə, sklɪˈraɪəsɪs)
 
n
a chronic progressive disease most common among women, characterized by a local or diffuse thickening and hardening of the skin
 
[C19: from New Latin sclerōdermus, from Greek, from sklēros hard + derma skin]
 
sclerodermia, sclerodermia or scleriasis
 
n
 
[C19: from New Latin sclerōdermus, from Greek, from sklēros hard + derma skin]
 
scleriasis, sclerodermia or scleriasis
 
n
 
[C19: from New Latin sclerōdermus, from Greek, from sklēros hard + derma skin]

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