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keratoma

[ ker-uh-toh-muh ]
/ ˌkɛr əˈtoʊ mə /
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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.

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Origin of keratoma

First recorded in 1885–90; kerat- + -oma
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How to use keratoma in a sentence

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

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Medical definitions for keratoma

keratoma
[ kĕr′ə-tōmə ]

n.

callosity
A horny tumor.
The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
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