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Search Results for: integument

Integument

Definition noun (1) (anatomy) The outer protective covering of (the body of) an organism, such as cuticle, fur, shell, rind,... Read More

Integumentum commune

Integumentum commune --> integument a covering, one of the outer layers of tissue of a plant... Read More

Epidermis

Epidermis Definition What is the epidermis? We can define epidermis as one or more layers of cells forming the tough and... Read More

Derm

Derm 1. (Science: suffix) a suffix or terminal formative, much used in anatomical terms, and signifying skin, integument,... Read More

Tegument

Definition noun (1) (anatomy) An outer covering of the body or of a bodily organ; an integument. (2) (parasitology)... Read More

Capsule

Definition noun, plural: (general) A small case, envelope, or covering. (anatomy) (1) A membranous sac or integument,... Read More

Skin

Definition noun, plural: skins (anatomy) The external membranous integument of the body; the outer protective covering of... Read More

Scalp

scalp 1. That part of the integument of the head which is usually covered with hair. By the bare scalp of robin Hodd's fat... Read More

Testa

testa (Science: plant biology) Outer covering of a seed, also called the seed coat, derived from the integument of the... Read More

Dermic

Dermic 1. Relating to the derm or skin. 2. (Science: anatomy) Pertaining to the dermis; dermal. ''Underneath each nail the... Read More

Kernel

Kernel 1. The essential part of a seed; all that is within the seed walls; the edible substance contained in the shell of a... Read More

Labium

Labium Origin: L. 1. A lip, or liplike organ. 2. The lip of an organ pipe. 3. (Science: anatomy) The folds of integument at... Read More

Asexual reproduction

Asexual Reproduction Definition What is asexual reproduction? Asexual reproduction is a mode of reproduction that does not... Read More

Papula

papula Origin: L. 1. (Science: medicine) A pimple; a small, usually conical, elevation of the cuticle, produced by... Read More