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  • n. A degenerative non-inflammatory disorder of the eye in which structural changes within the cornea cause it to thin and change to a more conical shape than its normal even curve.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as ceratoconus.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. abnormal cone-shaped protrusion of the cornea of the eye; can be treated by epikeratophakia

Etymologies

From kerato- +‎ conus (Latin for cone). (Wiktionary)

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