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epidermis

See definition of epidermis on Dictionary.com
  • as incoat
  • as inlamina
  • as inpelt
  • as inskin

synonyms for epidermis

  • fur
  • leather
  • skin
  • wool
  • crust
  • ectoderm
  • felt
  • fleece
  • hide
  • husk
  • integument
  • membrane
  • pelage
  • pellicle
  • pelt
  • rind
  • scale
  • shell
  • peltry
  • protective covering
  • scarfskin
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How to use epidermis in a sentence

Of these coats he rightly supposes the outermost to be merely the epidermis of the middle membrane or testa.
NARRATIVE OF A SURVEY OF THE INTERTROPICAL AND WESTERN COASTS OF AUSTRALIA] [VOLUME 2 OF 2]PHILLIP PARKER KING
Dry is the epidermis,A vein no longer bleeds— And the communis vermisUpon the warrior feeds.
THE BOOK OF HUMOROUS VERSEVARIOUS
Guapo had made the hammocks, having woven the cords out of the epidermis of the leaf of a noble palm, called “tucum.”
POPULAR ADVENTURE TALESMAYNE REID
The lining of the stomach now forms the outer skin, and the former epidermis constitutes the lining of the stomach.
THE BOOK OF CURIOSITIESI. PLATTS
This acid tinges the skin of a yellow colour, which does not disappear till the epidermis be changed.
HEADS OF LECTURES ON A COURSE OF EXPERIMENTAL PHILOSOPHY: PARTICULARLY INCLUDING CHEMISTRYJOSEPH PRIESTLEY
Great blisters had collected under the epidermis, which broke from time to time, a brownish red fluid escaping.
THE HEAD HUNTERS OF NORTHERN LUZON FROM IFUGAO TO KALINGACORNELIS DE WITT WILLCOX
The variety crista has the ridges of the epidermis drawn into points, and is beautiful when seen by a magnifying glass.
OUR BRITISH SNAILSJOHN WILLIAM HORSLEY
The ancient anatomists, it appears, recognised only two parts of the skin—the true skin, and the outer cuticle or epidermis.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 56, NUMBER 347, SEPTEMBER, 1844VARIOUS
The inner one, the mucous layer of the epidermis and the nervous part of the brain and spinal cord.
THE WORKS OF FRANCIS MAITLAND BALFOUR, VOLUME 1FRANCIS MAITLAND BALFOUR
In the tail region at this stage three distinct strata may be recognized in the epidermis.
THE WORKS OF FRANCIS MAITLAND BALFOUR, VOLUME 1FRANCIS MAITLAND BALFOUR
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO EPIDERMIS

  • crust
  • ectoderm
  • epidermis
  • felt
  • fleece
  • fur
  • hide
  • husk
  • integument
  • leather
  • membrane
  • pelage
  • pellicle
  • pelt
  • peltry
  • protective covering
  • rind
  • scale
  • scarfskin
  • shell
  • skin
  • wool
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.