sclerotic etymology

English word sclerotic comes from English sclerosis

Detailed word origin of sclerotic

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
sclerosis English (eng) (pathology) The abnormal hardening of body tissues, such as an artery.
sclerotic English (eng) Hard and insular.. Having or relating to sclerosis.. Of or pertaining to the sclera (anatomy) The sclerotic coat of the eye.

Words with the same origin as sclerotic

Descendants of sclerosis
arteriosclerotic atherosclerotic cardiosclerotic fibrosclerotic myelosclerotic nephrosclerotic nonsclerotic osteosclerotic otosclerotic pansclerotic pseudosclerotic sclerotical sclerotitis