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allokeratoplasty

[ ăl′ō-kĕrə-tō-plăs′tē ]

n.

The replacement of opaque corneal tissue with a transparent prosthesis usually made of acrylic.

Nearby words

allogeneic homograft, allogenic, allograft, allograph, allographic, allokeratoplasty, allolalia, allomerism, allomerize, allometric, allometry
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