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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The deep vascular inner layer of the skin.

Usage examples (36)
  • Also deep in the dermis are the Pacinian corpuscles.
  • Cells in the layer of skin called the dermis were slightly more flexible.
  • Peels can go down to the papillary dermis, which is the top part of the dermis.
  • The bottom 90 percent is known as the dermis; the outer 10 percent is the epidermis. for more
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