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callus

noun

1 callus

An area of skin that is thick or hard from continual pressure or friction (as the sole of the foot).

synonym: callosity.

Dutch: eelt
Polish: zrogowacenie



2 callus

Bony tissue formed during the healing of a fractured bone.

3 callus

botany An isolated thickening of tissue, especially a stiff protuberance on the lip of an orchid.

verb

1 callus

Cause a callus to form on.

2 callus

Form a callus or calluses.


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