Words nearby derma
Origin of derma1
Definition for derma (2 of 3)
Origin of derma2
Definition for derma (3 of 3)
Example sentences from the Web for derma
Because taxidermy uses “derma” (skin) to create a lifelike replica, a preserved creature triggers deep emotions in us.
In the mucous membranes extravasations of greater or less extent may occur, as in the derma.
Scleroderma is from two Greek words: scleros, hard; derma, skin.The Mushroom, Edible and Otherwise|M. E. Hard
The true skin, lying beneath the cuticle; also called the derma.A Treatise on Physiology and Hygiene|Joseph Chrisman Hutchison
Carlos still slept so profoundly that it was necessary for Derma to shake him violently by the arm before he could be aroused.The Rise of the Dutch Republic, Volume II.(of III) 1566-74|John Lothrop Motley
It is not only admissible, but preferable, not to wound the derma at all.