ceratoid


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cer·a·toid

 (sĕr′ə-toid′)
adj.
Hornlike, especially in shape.

ceratoid

(ˈsɛrəˌtɔɪd)
adj
having the shape or texture of animal horn
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Relationship between periodontal disease, tooth loss, and ceratoid artery plaque: the oral infections and vascular disease epidemiology study.
Solitary streptelasmatid corals with ceratoid, trochoid or cylindrical corallite.
Corallite medium-sized (9-30 mm high, largest diameter 11.5-34 mm, and maximum number of major septa 52), trochoid or ceratoid; apex curved with attachment disc and talons on the convex cardinal side.