Definition of cutis in English:

cutis

Line breaks: cutis
Pronunciation: /ˈkjuːtɪs
 
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noun

[mass noun] Anatomy
The true skin or dermis.
More example sentences
  • Scleredema is a rare skin disease, characterized by progressive induration of cutis and subcutaneous tissues.
  • Common sense, cleanliness and awareness will help you keep your cutis healthy and beauteous.
  • Similar grafts may be cut deeper, extending into the cutis, but they are less sure of taking than the thinner graft illustrated.

Origin

early 17th century: from Latin, 'skin'.

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