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See definition of dermis on Dictionary.com
  • as inlamina
  • as inskin

synonyms for dermis

  • bark
  • carapace
  • case
  • casing
  • coating
  • crust
  • cutis
  • derma
  • epidermis
  • fell
  • film
  • fur
  • hide
  • hull
  • husk
  • integument
  • jacket
  • membrane
  • outside
  • parchment
  • peel
  • pelt
  • rind
  • sheath
  • sheathing
  • shell
  • shuck
  • slough
  • surface
  • tegument
  • vellum
  • bark
  • coating
  • crust
  • fur
  • husk
  • jacket
  • membrane
  • rind
  • sheath
  • surface
  • carapace
  • case
  • casing
  • cutis
  • derma
  • epidermis
  • fell
  • film
  • hide
  • hull
  • integument
  • outside
  • parchment
  • peel
  • pelt
  • sheathing
  • shell
  • shuck
  • slough
  • tegument
  • vellum

antonyms for dermis

MOST RELEVANT
  • center
  • core
  • inside
  • interior
  • middle
  • core
  • center
  • inside
  • interior
  • middle
  • body
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How to use dermis in a sentence

Feathers, like hairs, arise from epidermal papillae which become imbedded in pits in the dermis.
THE VERTEBRATE SKELETONSIDNEY H. REYNOLDS
Hairs are delicate epidermal structures which grow imbedded in little pits or follicles in the dermis.
THE VERTEBRATE SKELETONSIDNEY H. REYNOLDS
The skin consists of an outer layer of epiblastic origin, the epidermis, and an inner layer of mesoblastic origin, the dermis.
THE VERTEBRATE SKELETONSIDNEY H. REYNOLDS
In the young Jacare mentioned above, I found the dermis to be 27 distinguishable into two layers.
THE JOURNAL OF THE PROCEEDINGS OF THE LINNEAN SOCIETY - VOL. 4VARIOUS
This vesicle is formed by the epidermis detached from the dermis, and elevated as a half sphere by serous liquid within.
THE OTHER WORLD; OR, GLIMPSES OF THE SUPERNATURAL (VOL. I OF II)VARIOUS
It perforates the dermis and terminates in the subjacent muscular layer.
THE WORKS OF FRANCIS MAITLAND BALFOUR, VOLUME 1FRANCIS MAITLAND BALFOUR
It is not due to any abnormal development of blood-vessels in the dermis.
APPLETONS' POPULAR SCIENCE MONTHLY, MAY, 1900VARIOUS
There remains the dermis or second layer of skin which is also of value for identification purposes.
THE SCIENCE OF FINGERPRINTSFEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION
These fibres differ from true hairs in not being developed in pits in the dermis.
THE VERTEBRATE SKELETONSIDNEY H. REYNOLDS
The enamel is derived from the epidermis of the mouth cavity, and the two remaining constituents from the underlying dermis.
THE CAMBRIDGE NATURAL HISTORY, VOL X., MAMMALIAFRANK EVERS BEDDARD
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO DERMIS

  • bark
  • carapace
  • case
  • casing
  • coating
  • crust
  • cutis
  • derma
  • dermis
  • epidermis
  • fell
  • film
  • fur
  • hide
  • hull
  • husk
  • integument
  • jacket
  • membrane
  • outside
  • parchment
  • peel
  • pelt
  • rind
  • sheath
  • sheathing
  • shell
  • shuck
  • slough
  • surface
  • tegument
  • vellum
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.