derm

abbreviation

Definition of derm


derm-

combining form
variants: or

derma-

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dermo-

Definition of derm-

  1. :  skin dermal

Origin and Etymology of derm-

New Latin, from Greek derm-, dermo-, from derma, from derein to skin — more at 1tear


-derm

noun combining form

Definition of -derm

  1. :  skin :  covering ectoderm

Origin and Etymology of -derm

probably from French -derme, from Greek derma


Medical Dictionary

derm

abbreviation

Medical Definition of derm

  1. dermatologist; dermatology


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