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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Words that Rhyme with Multiple Sclerosis

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

How do you pronounce multiple sclerosis?

Pronounce multiple sclerosis as ˈməltəpəl sklərˈoʊsəs.

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Example sentences of the word multiple-sclerosis


1. Noun Phrase
Symptoms of the disease may include headaches, multiple sclerosis, epilepsy, etc.

2. Noun Phrase
For example, conditions such as a brain tumor or multiple sclerosis could cause nystagmus, explains MedlinePlus 2.

3. Noun Phrase
Insufficient vitamin D may increase your risk for autoimmune diseases, such as type 1 diabetes or multiple sclerosis.

2. multiple

adjective. ['ˈmʌltəpəl'] having or involving or consisting of more than one part or entity or individual.

Synonyms

  • nonuple
  • fourfold
  • double
  • threefold
  • octuple
  • septuple
  • twofold
  • nine-fold
  • fivefold
  • five-fold
  • multiplex
  • quaternate
  • quadruplicate
  • triple
  • quadruplex
  • triune
  • sextuple
  • treble
  • two-fold
  • ten-fold
  • binary
  • denary
  • quaternary
  • ninefold
  • triplex
  • seven-fold
  • sevenfold
  • quintuple
  • tenfold
  • dual
  • ternary
  • three-fold
  • manifold
  • bigeminal
  • four-fold
  • duplex
  • duple
  • aggregate
  • eightfold
  • eight-fold
  • quadruple
  • doubled
  • six-fold

Antonyms

  • malfunction
  • straighten
  • unequivocal
  • multivalent

Etymology

  • multiple (French)
  • multiplus (Latin)

3. multiple

noun. ['ˈmʌltəpəl'] the product of a quantity by an integer.

Synonyms

  • mathematical product
  • lcm
  • least common multiple
  • double
  • lowest common multiple
  • quadruple
  • product

Antonyms

  • small
  • little
  • simple
  • low

Etymology

  • multiple (French)
  • multiplus (Latin)
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