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cutaneous

adjective cu·ta·ne·ous \kyü-ˈtā-nē-əs\

Definition of CUTANEOUS

:  of, relating to, or affecting the skin <a cutaneous nerve> <cutaneous anthrax>
cu·ta·ne·ous·ly adverb

Origin of CUTANEOUS

New Latin cutaneus, from Latin cutis skin — more at hide
First Known Use: 1578

Rhymes with CUTANEOUS

Medical Dictionary

cutaneous

adjective cu·ta·ne·ous \ky-ˈtā-nē-əs\

Medical Definition of CUTANEOUS

:  of, relating to, or affecting the skin <a cutaneous infection> <four cutaneous nerves arise from the cervical plexus>
cu·ta·ne·ous·ly adverb

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