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kerato-

Pronunciation: /ˈkɛrətəʊ/
(also kerat-)

Definition of kerato- in English:

combiningForm

1Relating to keratin or horny tissue.
2Relating to the cornea.

Origin

from Greek keras, kerat- 'horn'.

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