Dermat- – definition of dermat

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dermato-

or dermat-

pref.

Skin: dermatophyte.


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dermato-

or

derma-

;

dermat-

or

derm-

combining form

(Biology) indicating skin: dermatology; dermatome; dermal; dermatitis.

[from Greek derma skin]

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dermato-

,

a combining form meaning “skin”: dermatology.

Also, esp. before a vowel, derm-.

[< Greek, comb. form of dermat-, s. of dérma]

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