Derma meaning

dûrmə
The inner layer of the skin; the dermis.
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Skin.

Dermal.

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A Jewish dish of roast or boiled seasoned meat and flour etc. in a casing.
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Skin; skin disease.

Scleroderma.

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Origin of derma

  • Possibly Yiddish gederem intestines from Middle High German darm intestine from Old High German terə-1 in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • New Latin from Greek derma skin der- in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Greek derma skin derma1

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Greek skin der- in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From New Latin, from Ancient Greek δέρμα (derma, “skin, hide”), from δέρω (dero, “to skin, to flay”).

    From Wiktionary