Corneocalcareous Cor"ne*o*cal*ca"re*ous (k?rn?-?-k?l-k?"r?-?s), a. [1913 Webster] 1. (Zo["o]l.) Formed of a mixture of horny and calcareous materials, as some shells and corals. [1913 Webster]

2. Horny on one side and calcareous on the other. [1913 Webster]

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  • corne- — combining form or corneo Etymology: French corné , cornéo , from corné corneous (from Latin corneus), cornée cornea (from Medieval Latin cornea) …   Useful english dictionary

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