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ceratoid

[ ser-uh-toid ]
/ ˈsɛr əˌtɔɪd /
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adjective

hornlike; horny.

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Origin of ceratoid

First recorded in 1885–90; from Greek kerātoeidḗs hornlike; see origin at cerat-, -oid
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British Dictionary definitions for ceratoid

ceratoid
/ (ˈsɛrəˌtɔɪd) /

adjective

having the shape or texture of animal horn
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