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keratoid

[ker-uh-toid]
adjective
1.
resembling horn; horny.
2.
resembling corneal tissue.

Origin:
1870–75; < Greek keratoeidḗs hornlike. See kerat-, -oid

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keratoid (ˈkɛrəˌtɔɪd)
 
adj
resembling horn; horny

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keratoid ker·a·toid (kěr'ə-toid')
adj.

  1. Horny.

  2. Resembling corneal tissue.

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