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Definitions for keratitis
ˌkɛr əˈtaɪ tɪsker·ati·tis

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. keratitisnoun

    inflammation of the cornea causing watery painful eyes and blurred vision

Wiktionary

  1. keratitisnoun

    Inflammation of the cornea.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Keratitisnoun

    inflammation of the cornea

    Etymology: [NL., fr. Gr. ke`ras, -atos, horn + -itis.]

Freebase

  1. Keratitis

    Keratitis is a condition in which the eye's cornea, the front part of the eye, becomes inflamed. The condition is often marked by moderate to intense pain and usually involves impaired eyesight. May cause feelings of scratching each time individual blinks eye

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Keratitis

    ker-a-tī′tis, n. inflammation of the cornea, either acute or chronic.—n. Keratal′gia, pain in the cornea.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Keratitis

    Inflammation of the cornea.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of keratitis in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of keratitis in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of keratitis in a Sentence

  1. John Dart:

    Acanthamoeba keratitis is a rare infection, but when it occurs, it has a devastating effect for a long period of time on the patient's life, only 70 % of patients were cured within 12 months. For the remaining 30 %, the treatment took over a year.

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