epidermis
Pronunciation
  • (RP) IPA: /ˌɛ.pɪ.ˈdɜː.mɪs/
  • (GA) IPA: /ˌɛ.pə.ˈdɝ.məs/
Noun

epidermis (plural epidermides)

  1. The outer, protective layer of the skin of vertebrates, covering the dermis
  2. The similar outer layer of cells in invertebrates and plants
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