[ ker-uh-toid ]
/ ˈkɛr əˌtɔɪd /
resembling horn; horny.
resembling corneal tissue.
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Words nearby keratoid
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Example sentences from the Web for keratoid
The keratoid cancer is one which presents the horn-like transformation of its epidermoid cells.
British Dictionary definitions for keratoid
/ (ˈkɛrəˌtɔɪd) /
resembling horn; horny
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Medical definitions for keratoid
[ kĕr′ə-toid′ ]
Resembling corneal tissue.
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