Definitions for indurationˌɪn dʊˈreɪ ʃən, -dyʊ-
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any pathological hardening or thickening of tissue
Process of becoming hard.
(Hardening of an area of the body as a reaction to inflammation, hyperemia, or neoplastic infiltration.
An area or part of the body that has undergone such a reaction. Most often this term is used to describe dermatologic findings.
Origin: Via French from Latin indurare ‘make hard’, from in- + durus ‘hard’.
the act of hardening, or the process of growing hard
state of being indurated, or of having become hard
hardness of character, manner, sensibility, etc.; obduracy; stiffness; want of pliancy or feeling
Origin: [Cf. F. induration, L. induratio hardness of heart.]
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