sclero-

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sclero-

or scler-
pref.
1. Hard: sclerite.
2. Hardness: sclerometer.
3. Sclera: scleritis.

[Greek sklēro-, from sklēros, hard.]

sclero-

or before a vowel

scler-

combining form
1. indicating hardness: sclerosis.
2. of or relating to the sclera: sclerotomy.
[from Greek sklēros hard]

sclero-

a combining form meaning “hard,” used with this meaning, and as a combining form of sclera: scleroderma.
Also, esp. before a vowel,scler-.
[comb. form of Greek sklērós hard]