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subcutis

[suhb-kyoo-tis]
noun Anatomy.
  1. the deeper layer of the dermis, containing mostly fat and connective tissue.
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Origin of subcutis

First recorded in 1895–1900; sub- + cutis
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subcutis in Medicine

subcutis

(sŭb-kyōōtĭs)
n.
  1. tela subcutanea
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