subcutis


sub·cu·tis

noun \ˌsəb-ˈkyü-təs\

Definition of SUBCUTIS

:  the deeper part of the dermis

Origin of SUBCUTIS

New Latin, from Late Latin, beneath the skin, from Latin sub- + cutis
First Known Use: 1879

sub·cu·tis

noun \ˌsəb-ˈkyüt-əs, ˈsəb-\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of SUBCUTIS

: the deeper part of the dermis

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