dermal

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek δέρμα (dérma, skin) +‎ -al

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Adjective[edit]

dermal (not comparable)

  1. (anatomy) Of or pertaining to skin or integument (or other forms of tissue)
    The dermal muscles in the face are used to form expressions.

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Noun[edit]

dermal (plural dermals)

  1. A body piercing consisting of an object positioned partially below and partially above the skin.
    • 2013, Genia Gaffaney, The Art of Body Piercing
      Anchors with holes in the heel and toe of the foot are for dermals that are meant to be permanent. As the piercing heals, the tissue attaches to the foot around the holes, anchoring it in.

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German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -aːl

Etymology 1[edit]

From Ancient Greek δέρμα (dérma, skin) +‎ -al, possible influenced by English dermal.

Adjective[edit]

dermal (not comparable)

  1. dermal
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Etymology 2[edit]

Adverb[edit]

dermal

  1. Alternative form of dermalen

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Spanish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

dermal (plural dermales)

  1. dermal