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dermatogen

[der-mat-uh-juh n, -jen, dur-muh-tuh-]
noun Botany.
  1. protoderm.
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Origin of dermatogen

First recorded in 1880–85; dermato- + -gen
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British Dictionary definitions for dermatogen

dermatogen

noun
  1. botany a meristem at the apex of stems and roots that gives rise to the epidermis
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dermatogen in Science

dermatogen

[dûr-mătə-jən]
  1. See protoderm.
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