Inflammation of the sclera and cornea. [sclero- + G. keras, horn]

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sclero·ker·a·ti·tis .skler-ō-.ker-ə-'tīt-əs n, pl -tit·i·des -'tit-ə-.dēz inflammation of the sclera and cornea

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scle·ro·ker·a·ti·tis (sklēr″o-ker″ə-tiґtis) inflammation of the sclera and of the cornea.

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