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hypodermis


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Hypodermis  \Hyp`o*der"mis\,  n.  [NL.  See  {Hypo-},  and  {Derma}.] 
  1.  (Biol.)  Same  as  {Hypoblast}. 
 
  2.  (Zo["o]l.)  Same  as  {Hypoderma},  2. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  hypodermis 
  n  :  layer  of  cells  that  secretes  the  chitinous  cuticle  in  e.g. 
  arthropods 




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