callosity

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cal·los·i·ty

 (kə-lŏs′ĭ-tē)
n. pl. cal·los·i·ties
1. The condition of being calloused. Also called tylosis.
2. Hardheartedness; insensitivity.
3. See callus.

[Middle English callosite, from Old French, from Late Latin callōsitās, from Latin callōsus, callous; see callous.]

callosity

(kəˈlɒsɪtɪ)
n, pl -ties
1. hardheartedness
2. (Botany) another name for callus1

cal•los•i•ty

(kəˈlɒs ɪ ti)

n., pl. -ties.
1. a callous condition.
2. a hardened or thickened part of a plant.
[1375–1425; late Middle English < Late Latin]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.callosity - an area of skin that is thick or hard from continual pressure or friction (as the sole of the foot)
hardening - abnormal hardening or thickening of tissue
clavus, corn - a hard thickening of the skin (especially on the top or sides of the toes) caused by the pressure of ill-fitting shoes
2.callosity - devoid of passion or feeling; hardheartedness
insensitiveness, insensitivity - the inability to respond to affective changes in your interpersonal environment
dullness - lack of sensibility; "there was a dullness in his heart"; "without him the dullness of her life crept into her work no matter how she tried to compartmentalize it."
Translations

callosity

[kæˈlɒsɪtɪ] Ncallo m, callosidad f

cal·los·i·ty

n. callosidad tejido endurecido de la epidermis.