Definitions for callositykəˈlɒs ɪ ti
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
cal•los•i•tykəˈlɒs ɪ ti(n.)(pl.)-ties.
a callous condition.
a hardened or thickened part of a plant.
Ref: callus (def. 1a). 1 1
Origin of callosity:
1375–1425; late ME < LL
an area of skin that is thick or hard from continual pressure or friction (as the sole of the foot)
unfeelingness, callousness, callosity, hardness, insensibility(noun)
devoid of passion or feeling; hardheartedness
A callous demeanour; insensitivity or hardheartedness
a hard or thickened spot or protuberance; a hardening and thickening of the skin or bark of a part, eps. as a result of continued pressure or friction
A callosity is another name for callus, a piece of skin that has become thickened as a result of repeated contact and friction.
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