scarfskin

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noun scarf·skin \ˈskärf-ˌskin\

Definition of scarfskin

  1. :  epidermis; especially :  that forming the cuticle of a nail

Origin and Etymology of scarfskin

3scarf


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scarfskin

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noun scarf·skin \ˈskärf-ˌskin\

Medical Definition of scarfskin

  1. :  epidermis; especially :  that forming the cuticle of a nail

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