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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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