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noun as in pelt

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This caused the coating to tightly adhere to the robotic finger, essentially creating a primer coat that the researchers could then seed with epidermal keratinocytes, the most common kind of cells in the outermost layer of human skin, the epidermis.

The team then poured a liquid containing human keratinocyte cells onto the finger, which formed an outer skin layer, or epidermis.

Of these coats he rightly supposes the outermost to be merely the epidermis of the middle membrane or testa.

Dry is the epidermis,A vein no longer bleeds— And the communis vermisUpon the warrior feeds.

Guapo had made the hammocks, having woven the cords out of the epidermis of the leaf of a noble palm, called “tucum.”

The lining of the stomach now forms the outer skin, and the former epidermis constitutes the lining of the stomach.

This acid tinges the skin of a yellow colour, which does not disappear till the epidermis be changed.

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On this page you'll find 106 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to epidermis, such as: fur, leather, skin, wool, crust, and ectoderm.

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