Definition of derm in English:

derm

noun

  • another term for dermis
    • ‘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.’
    • ‘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.’

Pronunciation

derm

/dərm//dərm/