Sclerogenous
Sclerogenous Scle*rog"e*nous, a. [Gr. sklhro`s hard + -genous.] (Anat.) Making or secreting a hard substance; becoming hard. [1913 Webster]

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  • sclerogenous — scle·rog·e·nous (sklə rojґə nəs) [sclero + genous] producing sclerosis or sclerous tissue …   Medical dictionary

  • sclerogenous — adj. producing hard tissues (Botany) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • sclerogenous — scle·rog·e·nous …   English syllables

  • sclerogenous —   a. producing hard tissue.    ♦ sclerogenic, a.    ♦ scleroid, a. indurated.    ♦ scleroma, n. induration.    ♦ sclerometer, n. instrument measuring hardness.    ♦ scleronychia, n. hardening of nails …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • sclerogenous — …   Useful english dictionary

  • sclerogenous, sclerogenic — Producing hard or sclerotic tissue; causing sclerosis. SYN: scleratogenous. [sclero + G. gen, producing] …   Medical dictionary

  • scleratogenous — SYN: sclerogenous. * * * scle·ra·tog·e·nous (sklēr″ə tojґə nəs) sclerogenous …   Medical dictionary

  • sclerogenic — scle·ro·gen·ic (sklēr″o jenґik) sclerogenous …   Medical dictionary

  • sclerogenic — adjective see sclerogenous …   Useful english dictionary

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