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indurate

adjective become fixed, become harddned, calcify, callous, chilled, cold, concrete, conditioned, hard, harden, hardened, ossified, petrified, rigid, toughen, unyielding, vitreous, vitrify
See also: callous, cold-blooded, impervious, insusceptible, obdurate, remorseless, rigid, tempered
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Yes, it has brought devastating storms with it; but also, it alone bears the possibility of eventual climate control and so of a world with (at least) less discord and indurate hostility.
And though I would put Lear into virtual competition, Hamlet, by his winning youth, his radiant promise, exceeds the old, tyrannical, indurate Lear.
An adenomatoid tumor is a benign mesothelial neoplasm, which usually presents as a solitary or multinodular, small, indurate mass or swelling located at the uterine cornu.
6 mm, peltate, loosely appressed, lanceolate, distinctly bicolorous, the central portion with a thick, blackish, indurate, lanceolate, stripe 0.