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stenosis (n.)

1846, medical Latin, from Greek stenosis "narrowing," from stenoun "to narrow," from stenos "narrow" (see steno-) + -osis.

updated on March 10, 2014

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Definitions of stenosis from WordNet

stenosis (n.)
abnormal narrowing of a bodily canal or passageway;
Synonyms: stricture
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