stenosis

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From New Latin, from Ancient Greek στένωσις (sténōsis, narrowing), from στενουν (stenoun, make narrow), from στενός (stenós, narrow).

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stenosis (countable and uncountable, plural stenoses)

  1. (medicine) An abnormal narrowing or stricture in a blood vessel or other tubular organ
  2. A reduction in capacity (physical or mental)

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