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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  -derm  \-derm\  [See  {Derm},  n.] 
  A  suffix  or  terminal  formative,  much  used  in  anatomical 
  terms,  and  signifying  skin,  integument,  covering;  as 
  blastoderm,  ectoderm,  etc 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Derm  \Derm\,  n.  [Gr.  de`rma,  -atos,  skin,  fr  ?  to  skin,  flay: 
  cf  F.  derme.  See  {Tear},  v.  t.] 
  1.  The  integument  of  animal;  the  skin. 
 
  2.  (Anat.)  See  {Dermis}. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Dermis  \Der"mis\,  n.  [NL.  See  {Derm}.]  (Anat.) 
  The  deep  sensitive  layer  of  the  skin  beneath  the  scarfskin  or 
  epidermis;  --  called  also  {true  skin},  {derm},  {derma}, 
  {corium},  {cutis},  and  {enderon}.  See  {Skin},  and  Illust.  in 
  Appendix. 




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