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sclerotic

adjective scle·rot·ic \ sklə-ˈrä-tik \

Definition of sclerotic

1 : being or relating to the sclera
2 : of, relating to, or affected with sclerosis

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First Known Use of sclerotic

1543


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sclerotic

noun

Definition of sclerotic

: sclera

Origin and Etymology of sclerotic

Medieval Latin sclerotica, from Greek *sklērōtos, verbal of Greek sklēroun to harden

Medical Dictionary

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sclerotic

adjective scle·rot·ic \ sklə-ˈrät-ik \

medical Definition of sclerotic

1 : being or relating to the sclera
  • the sclerotic layer of the eye
2 : of, relating to, or affected with sclerosis
  • a sclerotic blood vessel

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sclerotic

noun

medical Definition of sclerotic

: sclera

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