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sclerosisnoun [U]

us   /skləˈroʊ·sɪs/
medical a medical condition that causes the soft organs and tissues of the body to become hard
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sclerosisnoun [U]

uk   /skləˈrəʊ.sɪs/ us   /-ˈroʊ-/ specialized
sclerotic
adjective uk   /-ˈrɒt.ɪk/ us   /-ˈrɑː.t̬ɪk/ specialized
sclerotic arteriesfigurative disapproving The tax cuts are designed to bring growth to a sclerotic (= very slowly developing and not easily changed) economy.
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in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指动脉的)硬化…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指動脈的)硬化…
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