intradermal

or in·tra·der·mic

[in-truh-dur-muh l]

adjective

within the dermis.
going between the layers of the skin, as an injection.

Nearby words

  1. intracutaneous,
  2. intracutaneous reaction,
  3. intracutaneous test,
  4. intrad,
  5. intraday,
  6. intradermal nevus,
  7. intradermal reaction,
  8. intradermal test,
  9. intrados,
  10. intraembryonic

Origin of intradermal

First recorded in 1895–1900; intra- + derm(a)1 + -al1

Related formsin·tra·der·mal·ly, in·tra·der·mi·cal·ly, adverb

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British Dictionary definitions for intradermal

intradermal

intradermic

adjective

anatomy other words for intracutaneous Abbreviation (esp of an injection): ID, i.d.
Derived Formsintradermally or intradermically, adverb

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Medicine definitions for intradermal

intradermal

[ĭn′trə-dûrməl]

adj.

Within or between the layers of the skin.

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