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Definition 1: genus of poisonous fungi having hard-skinned fruiting bodies: false truffles - [noun denoting plant]

Synonyms for scleroderma in the sense of this definition

(scleroderma is a kind of ...) includes lichen genera

(scleroderma is a member of ...) any of various fungi of the genus Scleroderma having hard-skinned subterranean fruiting bodies resembling truffles

(scleroderma is a member of ...) an earthball fungus that is a dingy brownish yellow and a dark purplish interior; the peridium is covered with a pattern of small warts

(scleroderma is a member of ...) an earthball with a smooth upper surface that is at first buried in sand; the top of the fruiting body opens up to form segments like the ray of an umbel

(scleroderma is a member of ...) an earthball with a peridium that is firm dry and smooth when young but developing cracks when mature; pale orange-yellow when young and reddish brown at maturity

(... is a member of scleroderma) a family of fungi or order Sclerodermatales with a single-layered peridium; includes earthballs

Definition 2: an autoimmune disease that affects the blood vessels and connective tissue; fibrous connective tissue is deposited in the skin - [noun denoting state]

Synonyms for scleroderma in the sense of this definition

(scleroderma is a kind of ...) any of a large group of diseases characterized by abnormal functioning of the immune system that causes your immune system to produce antibodies against your own tissues

(... is a kind of scleroderma ) localized scleroderma

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