Dictionary

dermabrasion

noun derm·abra·sion \ˌdər-mə-ˈbrā-zhən\

Definition of DERMABRASION

:  surgical removal of skin blemishes or imperfections (as scars or tattoos) by abrasion (as with sandpaper or wire brushes)

First Known Use of DERMABRASION

circa 1954

dermabrasion

noun derm·abra·sion \ˌdər-mə-ˈbrā-zhən\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of DERMABRASION

:  surgical removal of skin blemishes or imperfections (as scars or tattoos) by abrasion (as with sandpaper or wire brushes)

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: dermalPrevious Word in the Dictionary: -dermaAll Words Near: dermabrasion
March 31, 2015
refluent Hear it
Flowing back
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears