: an instrument for producing markings on the skin: such as
: a crayon used by surgeons to outline internal organs on the body surface
sketch the outline of the liver with a dermatograph on the abdominal skin
: a crayon used to test for allergies

Word History


dermat- + -graph

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“Dermatograph.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 2 Dec. 2023.

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