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scle·roid

(sklē'royd),
Indurated or sclerotic, of unusually firm texture, leathery, or of scarlike texture.
Synonym(s): sclerosal, sclerous
[sclero- + G. eidos, resemblance]

sclerous

/scle·rous/ (sklēr´us) hard; indurated.

sclerous

(sklîr′əs, sklĕr′-)
adj.
Hardened or bony.

scle·roid

(skler'oyd)
Indurated or sclerotic, of unusually firm texture, leathery, or of scarlike texture.
Synonym(s): sclerosal, sclerous.
[sclero- + G. eidos, resemblance]

sclerous

hard; indurated.

sclerous tissues
the cartilaginous, fibrous and osseous tissues.