dermatomere

[ dûrmə-tə-mîr′, dər-mătə- ]

n.

A metameric area of the embryonic integument.

Nearby words

  1. dermatologist,
  2. dermatology,
  3. dermatolysis,
  4. dermatome,
  5. dermatomegaly,
  6. dermatomic,
  7. dermatomycosis,
  8. dermatomyoma,
  9. dermatomyositis,
  10. dermatoneurosis


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