scirrhous

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Etymology[edit]

scirrhus +‎ -ous

Adjective[edit]

scirrhous (not comparable)

  1. (medicine) Proceeding from scirrhus; of the nature of scirrhus.
    • 1800, Hester Lynch Piozzi, Thraliana, 20 August:
      If true—no Mr Moore can cure it—& the Alarm would be given, how Mrs Piozzi has a Schirrhous Tumour & cannot live long [] .
    scirrhous affections
    scirrhous disease

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