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  1. keratinocyte(Noun)

    A cell in the epidermis that produces keratin

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  1. Keratinocyte

    Keratinocyte is the predominant cell type in the epidermis, the outermost layer of the skin, constituting 90% of the cells found there. Those keratinocytes found in the basal layer of the skin are sometimes referred to as "basal cells" or "basal keratinocytes".

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