cutaneous definition

  • adjective:
    • Of, relating to, or influencing skin.
    • Of, relating to, existing on, or impacting the outside epidermis; particularly the cutis
    • Of or related to skin; current on, or influencing, skin; ; a cutaneous infection.
    • concerning or present on or influencing your skin
    • Of, associated with, or affecting your skin.
    • Of, associated with, present on, or impacting the exterior skin; especially the cutis
    • Of or regarding your skin; existing on, or influencing, the skin; ; a cutaneous disease.
    • concerning or current on or influencing the skin
  • others:
    • Pertaining to your skin; for the nature of or resembling skin; tegumentary: since, a cutaneous envelop.
    • influencing skin: as, a cutaneous eruption; a cutaneous disease.
    • Attached to, acting upon, or situated instantly below the skin; subcutaneous: as, a cutaneous muscle tissue.
    • Pertaining to the skin; of the nature of or resembling skin; tegumentary: as, a cutaneous envelop.
    • impacting your skin: as, a cutaneous eruption; a cutaneous condition.
    • attached with, acting upon, or situated straight away underneath the epidermis; subcutaneous: as, a cutaneous muscle tissue.

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