Definition of derm in English:


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Pronunciation: /dəːm


  • another term for dermis.
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    • The derm is is composed of fibroblasts, collagen, matrix proteins, and elastic fibers.
    • The external colour of the derm of the nítida varies from maroon colour to that of rust, and that of the periderm (where not covered with lichens) is brown.
    • The pus has formed beneath the derm, and has pierced a small hole through it.

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