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dermatogen

[ der-mat-uh-juhn, -jen, dur-muh-tuh- ]
/ dərˈmæt ə dʒən, -ˌdʒɛn, ˈdɜr mə tə- /
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noun Botany.
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Origin of dermatogen

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

dermatogen
/ (dəˈmætədʒən, ˈdɜːməˌtəʊdʒən) /

noun
botany a meristem at the apex of stems and roots that gives rise to the epidermis
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Scientific definitions for dermatogen

dermatogen
[ dûr-mătə-jən ]

See protoderm.
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