sclerosing

adjective
scle·ros·ing | \sklə-ˈrō-siŋ, -ziŋ\

Definition of sclerosing 

: causing or characterized by sclerosis sclerosing agents

First Known Use of sclerosing

1885, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for sclerosing

New Latin sclerosis + English -ing entry 1

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sclerosing

adjective
scle·ros·ing | \sklə-ˈrō-siŋ, -ziŋ \

Medical Definition of sclerosing 

: causing or characterized by sclerosis a sclerosing agent that induces an inflammatory response leading to a fibrotic process— Lisette R. Teixeira et al — see subacute sclerosing panencephalitis

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