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Also, scleral. Anatomy. of or relating to the sclera.
Pathology, Botany. pertaining to or affected with sclerosis.
of or relating to the sclera
of, relating to, or having sclerosis
(botany) characterized by the hardening and strengthening of cell walls
another name for sclera

sclerotic scle·rot·ic (sklə-rŏt’ĭk)

Affected or marked by sclerosis.

Of or relating to the sclera of the eye.

n. or scle·rot·i·ca (-rŏt’ĭ-kə)
See sclera.


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