keratohyalin etymology

English word keratohyalin comes from English hyalin, English kerato- (Cornea. Horn.)

Detailed word origin of keratohyalin

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
hyalin English (eng)
kerato- English (eng) Cornea. Horn.
keratohyalin English (eng) (biology) A protein structure found in granules in the stratum granulosum of the epidermis, which may be involved in keratinization, and in Hassall corpuscles in the thymus.

Words with the same origin as keratohyalin

Descendants of kerato-
atopic keratoconjunctivitis herpetic keratoconjunctivitis keratoangioma keratoatrophoderma keratoconjunctivitis keratocyst keratocyte keratoelastoidosis keratogenetic keratogenic keratogenous keratogram keratoid keratometer keratophyte keratoplasty keratoprosthetic keratorefractive keratorrhexis keratoscopic keratoscopy keratosulfate keratotome phlyctenular keratoconjunctivitis