Origin of cutaneous
Examples from the Web for cutaneous
In pathology, a cutaneous disease, caused by a minute insect lodging under the skin, and readily communicated by contact.Cooley's Practical Receipts, Volume II|Arnold Cooley
The disease is due to the invasion of the cutaneous tissues by the blastomyces.Essentials of Diseases of the Skin|Henry Weightman Stelwagon
This excess, after a long period of privation, brings on illness, commonly the itch and other cutaneous disorders.
The water is highly beneficial in cutaneous diseases, inflamed eyes, etc.Saratoga and How to See It|R. F. Dearborn
The pack is a derivative, sedative, sudorific and stimulator of cutaneous excretion.
British Dictionary definitions for cutaneous
Word Origin for cutaneous
Word Origin and History for cutaneous
1570s, from Medieval Latin cutaneus, from Latin cutis "the skin" (see cuticle).