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ˈkyu tɪscutis

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. skin, tegument, cutisnoun

    a natural protective body covering and site of the sense of touch

    "your skin is the largest organ of your body"


  1. cutisnoun

    The true skin or dermis, underlying the epidermis.

  2. Etymology: From cutis


  1. cutis

    Cutis is a medical or scientific term that refers to the outer layer of the skin or the dermis. It consists of several layers such as the epidermis, dermis, and subcutaneous layer, each having their specific functions and characteristics. The cutis plays a significant role in protection, sensation, and regulation of temperature in the body. It can also be used to describe the skin of an animal.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Cutisnoun

    see Dermis

  2. Etymology: [L. See Cuticle.]


  1. Cutis

    Cutis is the combined term for the epidermis and the dermis, the two outer layers of the skin. Underneath is the subcutis.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Cutis

    kū′tis, n. the skin: the true skin, as distinguished from the cuticle.—adj. Cutān′eous, belonging to the skin.—n. Cū′ticle, the outermost or thin skin.—adj. Cutic′ular, belonging to the cuticle. [L.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of cutis in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of cutis in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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