Kerato definition

kerətō, kerətə
Horn; horny.

Keratosis.

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Cornea.

Keratectomy.

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Horn, hornlike, horny tissue.

Keratogenous.

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The cornea.

Keratotomy.

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Origin of kerato

  • < Gr keras (gen. keratos), horn: see also cerato-

    From Webster's New World College Dictionary, 5th Edition

  • Greek kerāto- horn from keras kerāt- ker-1 in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Ancient Greek κέρας (keras, “horn”)

    From Wiktionary