Epidermoid
Epidermoid Ep`i*der"moid, a. [Cf. F. ['e]pidermo["i]de.] (Anat.) Like epidermis; pertaining to the epidermis. [1913 Webster]

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  • epidermoid — [ep΄ə dʉr′moid΄] adj. like, or having the nature of, epidermis: also epidermoidal * * * ep·i·der·moid (ĕp ĭ dûrʹmoid ) adj. Composed of or resembling epidermal tissue: epidermoid carcinoma. * * * …   Universalium

  • epidermoid — EPIDERMOÍD, Ă adj. Asemănător cu epiderma. [pron. mo id. / < fr. épidermoïde]. Trimis de LauraGellner, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DN  EPIDERMOÍD, Ă adj. asemănător cu epiderma. (< fr. épidermoïde) Trimis de raduborza, 15.09.2007. Sursa: MDN …   Dicționar Român

  • epidermoid — [ep΄ə dʉr′moid΄] adj. like, or having the nature of, epidermis: also epidermoidal …   English World dictionary

  • epidermoid — 1. Resembling epidermis. 2. A cholesteatoma or other cystic tumor arising from aberrant epidermal cells. [epidermis + G. eidos, appearance] * * * epi·der·moid dər .mȯid adj resembling epidermis or epidermal cells: made up of elements like those… …   Medical dictionary

  • epidermoid — adjective Date: 1836 resembling epidermis or epidermal cells ; made up of elements like those of epidermis < an epidermoid cyst > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • epidermoid — adjective Of, pertaining to or composed of epidermal tissue …   Wiktionary

  • Epidermoid — Epi|dermo|i̱d [↑Epidermis u. ↑...id] s; [e]s, e: ↑Zyste mit oberhautähnlicher Auskleidung …   Das Wörterbuch medizinischer Fachausdrücke

  • Epidermoid — Epi|der|mo|id das; s, e <zu ↑...oid> ↑Zyste mit oberhautähnlicher Auskleidung (Med.) …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • epidermoid — adj. like the epidermis, like the outermost layer of the skin …   English contemporary dictionary

  • epidermoid — ep·i·der·moid …   English syllables

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