Callosity meaning

kə-lŏsĭ-tē
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The condition of being calloused.
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Hardheartedness; insensitivity.
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The quality or state of being callous, hardened, or unfeeling.
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A hardened, thickened place on skin or bark; callus.
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The condition of being calloused.
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(countable) A callus.
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(uncountable) A callous demeanour; insensitivity or hardheartedness.
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Origin of callosity

  • Middle English callosite from Old French from Late Latin callōsitās from Latin callōsus callous callous

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition