hypodermal
adjective Date: 1854 1. of or relating to a hypodermis 2. lying beneath an outer skin or epidermis

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  • hypodermal — [hī΄pō dʉr′məl, hī΄pədʉrm′məl; hip΄ōdʉr′məl, hip΄ədʉr′məl] adj. 1. of the hypodermis 2. lying under the epidermis * * * hy·po·der·mal (hī pə dûrʹməl) adj. 1. Of or relating to the hypodermis. 2. Lying below the epidermis. * * * …   Universalium

  • hypodermal — [hī΄pō dʉr′məl, hī΄pədʉrm′məl; hip΄ōdʉr′məl, hip΄ədʉr′məl] adj. 1. of the hypodermis 2. lying under the epidermis …   English World dictionary

  • hypodermal — adjective of or relating to the hypodermis • Pertains to noun: ↑hypodermis • Derivationally related forms: ↑hypodermis * * * | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷məl adjective Etymology: New Latin hypoderma + English …   Useful english dictionary

  • hypodermal — hy·po·der·mal dər məl adj 1) of or relating to a hypodermis 2) lying beneath an outer skin or epidermis <hypodermal infections of cattle> …   Medical dictionary

  • hypodermal — adj. [Gr. hypo, under; L. dermis, skin] Of or relating to the hypodermis …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • hypodermal — adjective a) Of or pertaining to the hypodermis b) Below the epidermis …   Wiktionary

  • hypodermal — unter der Haut; unter die Haut; subkutan (fachsprachlich) …   Universal-Lexikon

  • hypodermal — hy|po|der|mal <zu 1↑...al> svw. ↑subkutan …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • hypodermal — adj. of or pertaining to the hypoderma (Zoology, Botany) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • hypodermal — hy·po·der·mal …   English syllables

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