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keratose

[ker-uh-tohs] /ˈkɛr əˌtoʊs/
adjective
1.
having a skeleton formed of horny fibers, as certain sponges.
noun
2.
Origin
1850-1855
1850-55; kerat- + -ose1
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keratose

/ˈkɛrəˌtəʊs; -ˌtəʊz/
adjective
1.
(esp of certain sponges) having a horny skeleton
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keratose in Medicine

keratose ker·a·tose (kěr'ə-tōs')
adj.
Relating to or characterized by keratosis.

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