Synonyms
Etymology

1. sclerosis

noun. ['sklɝˈoʊsəs'] any pathological hardening or thickening of tissue.

Synonyms

  • arteriosclerosis
  • coronary-artery disease
  • arterial sclerosis
  • induration
  • disseminated sclerosis
  • disseminated multiple sclerosis
  • osteosclerosis
  • arteriolosclerosis
  • MS
  • ALS
  • induration of the arteries
  • pathology
  • hardening of the arteries
  • multiple sclerosis
  • amyotrophic lateral sclerosis

Etymology

  • σκλήρωσις (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

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Rhymes with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis

  • arteriosclerosis
  • tuberculosis
  • misdiagnosis
  • asbestosis
  • thrombosis
  • symbiosis
  • prognosis
  • diagnosis
  • apotheosis
  • nephrosis
  • necrosis
  • hypnosis
  • heterosis
  • fibrosis
  • acidosis
  • psychosis
  • neurosis
  • meiosis
  • cirrhosis

How do you pronounce amyotrophic lateral sclerosis?

Pronounce amyotrophic lateral sclerosis as ˌæmiəˈtroʊfɪk ˈlætərəl sklərˈoʊsəs.

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Sentences with amyotrophic-lateral-sclerosis


1. Noun Phrase
(The abbreviations stand for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and muscular dystrophy, respectively.)

2. Noun Phrase
Anyone disabled by amyotrophic lateral sclerosis qualifies for Medicare after a month of receiving Social Security disability.

3. Noun Phrase
For example, hypermetabolism occurs with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS).

4. Noun Phrase
Some disorders include amyotrophic lateral sclerosis or ALS, multiple sclerosis, myopathy and muscular dystrophy.

2. lateral

adjective. ['ˈlætɝəl'] lying away from the median and sagittal plane of a body.

Antonyms

  • keep down

Etymology

  • lateralis (Latin)
  • latus (Latin)

3. lateral

adjective. ['ˈlætɝəl'] situated at or extending to the side.

Synonyms

  • side

Antonyms

  • bottom
  • dematerialize

Etymology

  • lateralis (Latin)
  • latus (Latin)

4. lateral

noun. ['ˈlætɝəl'] a pass to a receiver upfield from the passer.

Synonyms

  • passing game
  • passing play
  • passing
  • lateral pass

Antonyms

  • stay in place
  • be born
  • survive
  • forbid

Etymology

  • lateralis (Latin)
  • latus (Latin)
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