corneous

adjective
cor·ne·ous | \ˈkȯr-nē-əs \

Definition of corneous 

: of a horny texture

First Known Use of corneous

1646, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for corneous

borrowed from Latin corneus "made of horn, horny," from cornum, cornū "horn" + -eus -eous — more at horn

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corneous

adjective
cor·ne·ous | \ˈkȯr-nē-əs \

Medical Definition of corneous 

: of a texture resembling horn

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