Corium
Corium Co"ri*um (k?"r?-?m), n. [L. corium leather.] 1. Armor made of leather, particularly that used by the Romans; used also by Enlish soldiers till the reign of Edward I. --Fosbroke. [1913 Webster]

2. (Anat.) (a) Same as {Dermis}. (b) The deep layer of mucous membranes beneath the epithelium. [1913 Webster]


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  • corium — CÓRIUM s.n. Strat de piele la animale cuprins între epidermă şi stratul adipos subcutanat, format în cea mai mare parte dintr un ţesut conjunctiv şi care, după o prelucrare corespunzătoare, se transformă în piele tăbăcită. [pr.: ri um] – cuv. lat …   Dicționar Român

  • Corium — may refer to: Corium (nuclear reactor), the lava like result of meltdown Corium (moth), an insect genus This disambiguation page lists articles associated with the same title. If an internal link led …   Wikipedia

  • corium — 1650s, from L. corium skin, hide, leather, related to cortex bark, scortum skin, hide, from PIE root *sker to cut (Cf. Skt. krtih hide; Rus. skora hide, kora bark; Welsh corwg boat made with leather ski …   Etymology dictionary

  • Corĭum — (lat.), Leder, Lederhaut, s.d. C. montānum, Bergleder, s. Asbest 1). C. phlogistĭcum, die Speckhaut auf gelaßnem Blute …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Corĭum — (lat.), Lederhaut, s. Haut …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Corium — Corĭum (lat.), Lederhaut, s. Haut …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Corium — Corium, lat., Lederhaut, in der Anatomie die tiefere Hautschichte unter Oberhaut (epidermis cuticula); sie besteht aus Bindegeweben und besitzt Nerven und Blutgefäße …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • Corium — Corium, Lederhaut, Dermis, dem Mesoderm entstammende, unter der Epidermis gelegene, mit ihr durch Papillen verzahnte und mit ihr zusammen die ⇒ Haut der Wirbeltiere bildende, feste und im Vergleich zur Epidermis dicke Bindegewebsschicht. In der… …   Deutsch wörterbuch der biologie

  • CORIUM — locus Cretae ἀπὸ κόρης τινὸς, id est, a quadam puella dictus. Civis Coresius. Vide Steph …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • corium — [kôr′ē əm] n. pl. coria [kôr′ēə] [L, skin, hide < IE base * (s)ker , to cut > SHEAR, L cortex] 1. DERMIS 2. the elongated middle portion of the forewing of a hemipteran insect …   English World dictionary

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