endocuticle

noun
en·​do·​cuticle | \¦endō+\

Definition of endocuticle 

: the inner layer of a cuticle specifically : the colorless flexible highly chitinized inner layer of the exoskeleton of an insect — compare epicuticle

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Other Words from endocuticle

endocuticular \"+ \ adjective

History and Etymology for endocuticle

end- + cuticle

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