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keratoma

[ker-uh-toh-muh]
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noun, plural ker·a·to·mas, ker·a·to·ma·ta [ker-uh-toh-muh-tuh] /ˌkɛr əˈtoʊ mə tə/. Pathology.
  1. keratosis.
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Origin of keratoma

First recorded in 1885–90; kerat- + -oma
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Examples from the Web for keratoma

Historical Examples

  • In our nomenclature the terms 'Keratoma' and 'Keraphyllocele' are both used to indicate the condition we have just described.

    Diseases of the Horse's Foot

    Harry Caulton Reeks


keratoma in Medicine

keratoma

(kĕr′ə-tōmə)
n.
  1. callosity
  2. A horny tumor.