Definition of dermal in English:

dermal

adjective

  • See dermis

    • ‘While the dermal layer has many capillaries, it has fewer nerve endings at sites other than the fingers.’
    • ‘Stromal retraction between tumor islands and dermal connective tissue was observed in 12 cases.’
    • ‘The blood is fixed within damaged capillaries in the deep dermal plexus’
    • ‘The tumor typically presents as a painless dermal or subcutaneous mass, which slowly grows for a period of months or years.’
    • ‘In normal tissue, the color returns swiftly as the blood refills the dermal capillaries.’

Pronunciation

dermal

/ˈdəːm(ə)l/