from The Century Dictionary.
- Of or pertaining to the Sclerobasica.
- Of or pertaining to a sclerobase; containing or consisting of a sclerobase: as, a sclerobasic skeleton.
Sorry, no etymologies found.
I know of coral only that is the hard calcareous skeleton of the marine coelenterate polyps; and that this red coral iss called of a sclerobasic group; and other facts of the kind; but I do not know if it iss supposed to resist impact and heat.