integument definition

  • noun:
    • an all-natural exterior addressing or coating, including the skin of an animal and/or membrane layer enclosing an organ.
    • Botany The envelope of an ovule.
    • An outer safety addressing including the feathers or skin of an animal, a rind or shell.
    • The outer layer of an ovule, which develops to the seed coat.
    • what naturally invests or addresses one more thing, since the testa or even the tegmen of a seed; specifically (Anat.), a covering which invests your body, as the epidermis, or a membrane that invests a specific component.
    • as a whole, a covering; what covers or clothes.
    • particularly That which normally addresses or invests any pet or vegetable body, as a skin, layer, situation, crust, or rind; specifically, a continuous financial investment or covering, while the cutaneous envelop or skin of an animal human body, with or without its special appendages.
    • an outer safety covering such as the epidermis of an animal or a cuticle or seed coat or rind or shell

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