kerat-


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kerat-

pref.
Variant of kerato-.
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kerat-

prefix
a variant of kerato-
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kerato-

a combining form meaning “cornea”: keratoplasty.
Also, esp. before a vowel, kerat-.
[< Greek kerat- horn; compare cornea]
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