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arteriosclerosis (n.)

"hardening of the arteries," 1885, medical Latin, from arterio- + sclerosis.

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Definitions of arteriosclerosis

arteriosclerosis (n.)
sclerosis of the arterial walls;
Synonyms: arterial sclerosis / hardening of the arteries / induration of the arteries / coronary-artery disease
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