Huxley's layer


Hux·​ley's layer ˈhəks-lēz- How to pronounce Huxley's layer (audio)
: a layer of the inner stratum of a hair follicle composed of one or two layers of horny flattened epithelial cells with nuclei and situated between Henle's layer and the cuticle next to the hair

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“Huxley's layer.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Jul. 2024.

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