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superficial fascia

noun

Definition of SUPERFICIAL FASCIA

:  the thin layer of loose fatty connective tissue underlying the skin and binding it to the parts beneath —called also hypodermis
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First Known Use of SUPERFICIAL FASCIA

1876
Medical Dictionary

superficial fascia

noun

Medical Definition of SUPERFICIAL FASCIA

:  the thin layer of loose fatty connective tissue underlying the skin and binding it to the parts beneath—called also hypodermis, tela subcutanea; compare deep fascia

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