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sclerous

[skleer-uh s, skler-] /ˈsklɪər əs, ˈsklɛr-/
adjective
1.
hard; firm; bony.
Origin
1835-1845
1835-45; scler- + -ous
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British Dictionary definitions for sclerous

sclerous

/ˈsklɪərəs/
adjective
1.
(anatomy, pathol) hard; bony; indurated
Word Origin
C19: from Greek sklēros hard
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sclerous in Medicine

sclerous scle·rous (sklēr'əs, sklěr'-)
adj.
Scleroid.

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