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 for callus
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  callus
      n 1: an area of skin that is thick or hard from continual
           pressure or friction (as the sole of the foot) [syn:
           callosity, callus]
      2: bony tissue formed during the healing of a fractured bone
      3: (botany) an isolated thickening of tissue, especially a stiff
         protuberance on the lip of an orchid
      v 1: cause a callus to form on; "The long march had callused his
           feet"
      2: form a callus or calluses; "His foot callused"

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