keratoscopy etymology

English word keratoscopy comes from English -scopy (Observation, viewing.), English kerato- (Cornea. Horn.)

Detailed word origin of keratoscopy

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-scopy English (eng) Observation, viewing.
kerato- English (eng) Cornea. Horn.
keratoscopy English (eng) (ophthalmology) The measurement of the shape of the anterior surface of the cornea.

Words with the same origin as keratoscopy

Descendants of -scopy
amnioscopy auriscopy bioscopy bronchoscopy brontoscopy colonoscopy duodenoscopy embryoscopy endoscopy fibroscopy fluoroscopy genitoscopy laparoscopy metalloscopy microscopy oneiroscopy proctoscopy rectoscopy retinoscopy spectroscopy telescopy thoracoscopy tracheoscopy uranoscopy vaginoscopy
Descendants of kerato-
atopic keratoconjunctivitis herpetic keratoconjunctivitis keratoangioma keratoatrophoderma keratoconjunctivitis keratocyst keratocyte keratoelastoidosis keratogenetic keratogenic keratogenous keratogram keratohyalin keratoid keratometer keratophyte keratoplasty keratoprosthetic keratorefractive keratorrhexis keratoscopic keratosulfate keratotome phlyctenular keratoconjunctivitis