Definition of derm in English:

derm

noun

  • another term for dermis
    • ‘The external colour of the derm of the nítida varies from maroon colour to that of rust, and that of the periderm (where not covered with lichens) is brown.’
    • ‘The pus has formed beneath the derm, and has pierced a small hole through it.’
    • ‘The derm is is composed of fibroblasts, collagen, matrix proteins, and elastic fibers.’

Pronunciation

derm

/dəːm/