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noun Ophthalmology.
inflammation of the cornea and conjunctiva.

1885–90; kerato- + conjunctivitis Unabridged
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keratoconjunctivitis ker·a·to·con·junc·ti·vi·tis (kěr'ə-tō-kən-jŭngk'tə-vī'tĭs)
Inflammation of the cornea and conjunctiva resulting from hypersensitivity of corneal and conjunctival epithelium to an endogenous toxin.

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