keratometric

keratometer

[ker-uh-tom-i-ter]
noun Ophthalmology.
an instrument for measuring the curvature of the cornea.

Origin:
1885–90; kerato- + -meter

keratometric [ker-uh-toh-me-trik] , adjective
keratometry, noun
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keratometer ker·a·tom·e·ter (kěr'ə-tŏm'ĭ-tər)
n.
An instrument for measuring the curvature of the anterior surface of the cornea. Also called ophthalmometer.


ker'a·tom'e·try adj.
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