from The Century Dictionary.

  • Causing porosis or the formation of callus; indurating.
  • noun Any drug or other agent which promotes the growth of connective tissue, induration of the tissues, or the formation of callus.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun (Med.) A medicine supposed to promote the formation of callus.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun medicine One who has porosis.


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