keratoscope

[ker-uh-tuh-skohp]
noun Ophthalmology.
an instrument, as Placido's disk, for determining the symmetry of the curvature of the cornea.

Origin:
1885–90; kerato- + -scope

keratoscopy [ker-uh-tos-kuh-pee] , noun
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keratoscope ker·a·to·scope (kěr'ə-tō-skōp')
n.
An instrument marked with lines or circles for use in examining the curvature of the cornea. Also called Placido's disk.

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Lines and circles within the keratoscope are used to observe the corneal reflex.
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