subepidermal

adjective
sub·​epi·​der·​mal | \ ˌsəb-ˌe-pə-ˈdər-məl How to pronounce subepidermal (audio) \

Definition of subepidermal

: lying beneath or constituting the innermost part of the epidermis

First Known Use of subepidermal

1843, in the meaning defined above

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“Subepidermal.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/subepidermal. Accessed 19 Feb. 2020.

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subepidermal

adjective
sub·​epi·​der·​mal | \ ˌsəb-ˌep-ə-ˈdər-məl How to pronounce subepidermal (audio) \

Medical Definition of subepidermal

: lying beneath or constituting the innermost part of the epidermis

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