kerat-


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kerat(o)-

 
word element [Gr.], horny tissue; cornea.
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kerato-

, kerat- (ker'ă-tō, ker-at'),
1. The cornea.
See also: cerat-, cerato-.
2. Horny tissue or cells.
See also: cerat-, cerato-.
[G. keras, horn]
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kerato-

, kerat-
Combining forms indicating the cornea; horny tissue or cells.
See also: cerat-, cerato-
[G. keras, horn]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012