Definitions for keratosisˌkɛr əˈtoʊ sɪs

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ker•a•to•sis*ˌkɛr əˈtoʊ sɪs(n.)(pl.)-ses

  1. any skin disease characterized by a horny growth, as a wart.

    Category: Pathology

  2. any horny growth.

    Category: Pathology

* (-sēz)..

Origin of keratosis:

1880–85

ker`a•to′sic-ˈtɒt ɪk(adj.)

ker`a•tot′ic-ˈtɒt ɪk(adj.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. keratosis(noun)

    a skin condition marked by an overgrowth of layers of horny skin

Wiktionary

  1. keratosis(Noun)

    The condition of keratin growing on the skin.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Keratosis

    Any horny growth such as a wart or callus.

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