indurated

adjective
in·​du·​rat·​ed | \ ˈin-də-ˌrā-təd How to pronounce indurated (audio) , -dyə- \

Definition of indurated

: having become firm or hard indurated tissue indurated volcanic sediment

First Known Use of indurated

1578, in the meaning defined above

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“Indurated.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/indurated. Accessed 23 Nov. 2020.

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indurated

adjective
in·​du·​rat·​ed | \ ˈin-d(y)ə-ˌrāt-əd How to pronounce indurated (audio) \

Medical Definition of indurated

: having become firm or hard especially by increase of fibrous elements indurated tissue an ulcer with an indurated border

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