epidermidalization

noun
ep·i·der·mi·dal·iza·tion | \ˌep-ə-ˌdər-məd-ᵊl-ə-ˈzā-shən \

Medical Definition of epidermidalization 

: the transformation of cuboidal cells derived from the stratum basale into flattened cells of the outer horny layer of the skin

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