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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Endermic  \En*der"mic\,  a.  [Gr.  ?  in  +  ?  skin.]  (Med.) 
  Acting  through  the  skin,  or  by  direct  application  to  the 
  skin. 
 
  {Endermic  method},  that  in  which  the  medicine  enters  the 
  system  through  the  skin,  being  applied  either  to  the  sound 
  skin,  or  to  the  surface  denuded  of  the  cuticle  by  a 
  blister. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  endermic 
  adj  :  acting  by  absorption  through  the  skin;  "endermic  ointment" 
  [syn:  {endermatic}] 




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