English-Norwegian translation of epidermis

Translation of the word epidermis from english to norwegian, with synonyms, antonyms, verb conjugation, pronunciation, anagrams, examples of use.

epidermis in Norwegian

anatomynoun ytterhud [u], overhud [u]
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Definitions of epidermis
1. epidermis - the outer layer of the skin covering the exterior body surface of vertebrates
  stratum one of several parallel layers of material arranged one on top of another (such as a layer of tissue or cells in an organism or a layer of sedimentary rock)
  cutis, tegument, skin an outer surface (usually thin); "the skin of an airplane"
  epidermal cell any of the cells making up the epidermis
  corneum, horny layer, stratum corneum the outermost layer of the epidermis consisting of dead cells that slough off
  stratum lucidum the layer of epidermis immediately under the stratum corneum in the skin of the palms and soles
  stratum granulosum the layer of epidermis just under the stratum corneum or (on the palms and soles) just under the stratum lucidum; contains cells (with visible granules) that die and move to the surface
  malpighian layer, rete malpighii, stratum basale, stratum germinativum the innermost layer of the epidermis
  pallium, mantle cloak or mantle worn by men in ancient Rome
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