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variant of cerat- before a consonant:
ceratosaur. Unabridged
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British Dictionary definitions for cerato-


combining form
denoting horn or a hornlike part: ceratodus
(anatomy) denoting the cornea
Also kerato-
Word Origin
from Greek kerat-, keras horn
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Word Origin and History for cerato-

word-forming element meaning "horn," from Latinized comb. form of Greek keras "horn" (see kerato-).

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cerato- in Medicine

cerato- pref.
Variant of kerato-.

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