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English words containing derma:

Meanings of Acrodermatitis:

noun

Inflammation of the skin of the extremities; (with distinguishing english or scientific latin word or words) any of various forms of this.

Meanings of Actinodermatitis:

noun

Radiation dermatitis.

Meanings of Alderman:

noun

A co-opted member of an english county or borough council, next in status to the mayor.

Usage examples:

A self-made man, he started life in a small cottage in skipton before going on to serve as a counci…

Meanings of Aldermanate:

noun

The position or office of alderman; aldermen collectively.

Meanings of Aldermancy:

noun

Aldermanship.

Meanings of Aldermaness:

noun

An alderman's wife. compare "aldress", "alderwoman".

Meanings of Aldermanlike:

adjective

Resembling that of an alderman; (supposedly) characteristic of an alderman.

Meanings of Aldermanly:

adjective

= aldermanlike .

Meanings of Aldermanries:

noun

The position or office of alderman; = "aldermanship".

Meanings of Aldermanry:

noun

The position or office of alderman; = "aldermanship".

Childermas

ˈtʃɪldəmas

Meanings of Childermas:

noun

The feast of the holy innocents, 28 december.

Usage examples:

In spain and hispanic countries like mexico, childermas is rather like april fools day is in americ…

Derma

ˈdɜː.mə-

Meanings of Derma:

noun

Another term for dermis.

prefix

Relating to the skin; used to form nouns and adjectives

Usage examples:

He is a los angeles dermasurgeon., a dermatophyte fungus (= one that grows on skin)

Dermabrasion

ˌdəːməˈbreɪʒ(ə)n

Meanings of Dermabrasion:

noun

(in cosmetic surgery) the removal of superficial layers of skin with a rapidly revolving abrasive tool.

Usage examples:

There are chapters on skin flaps, skin grafting, dermabrasion, tissue expansion, cryosurgery, chemi…

Dermal

ˈdɜː.məl

Meanings of Dermal:

adjective

Relating to the skin or dermis.

Usage examples:

A dermal filler for the treatment of wrinkles

Dermaptera

dəːˈmaptərə

Meanings of Dermaptera:

plural noun

An order of insects that comprises the earwigs.

Usage examples:

Insects, such as hymenoptera, heteroptera, coleoptera, dermaptera, some diptera, and some lepidopte…

Meanings of Dermatitis:

noun

A medical condition in which the skin becomes red, swollen, and sore, sometimes with small blisters, resulting from direct irritation of the skin by an external agent or an allergic reaction to it.

Usage examples:

Irritant contact dermatitis is a skin reaction caused by the direct effect of an irritant substance…

Dermatoglyphics

ˌdəːmətə(ʊ)ˈɡlɪfɪks

Meanings of Dermatoglyphics:

plural noun

The study of skin markings or patterns on fingers, hands, and feet, and its application, especially in criminology.

Usage examples:

The following physical features were noted: cleft lip and palate, overlapping fingers, low-set ears…

Dermatologist

ˌdɜː.məˈtɒl.ə.dʒɪst

Meanings of Dermatologist:

noun

A medical practitioner qualified to diagnose and treat skin disorders.

Usage examples:

Visit your dermatologist yearly for a full-body skin check

Dermatologists

ˌdɜː.məˈtɒl.ə.dʒɪst

Meanings of Dermatologists:

noun

A medical practitioner qualified to diagnose and treat skin disorders.

Usage examples:

Visit your dermatologist yearly for a full-body skin check

Dermatology

ˌdɜː.məˈtɒl.ə.dʒi

Meanings of Dermatology:

noun

The branch of medicine concerned with the diagnosis and treatment of skin disorders.

Usage examples:

Projects spanned a range of specialties - dermatology, psychiatry, respiratory medicine, cardiology…

Meanings of Dermatome:

noun

The lateral wall of each somite in a vertebrate embryo, giving rise to the connective tissue of the skin.

Usage examples:

In the thoracic region, the myotome has grown ventrally to meet the ventral edge of the dermatome, …

Dermatomycosis

ˌdəːmətə(ʊ)mʌɪˈkəʊsɪs

Meanings of Dermatomycosis:

noun

A fungal infection of the skin, especially by a dermatophyte.

Usage examples:

With some pertinent exceptions, dermatomycosis is typically confined to the superficial keratinized…

Dermatophyte

ˈdəːmətə(ʊ)fʌɪt

Meanings of Dermatophyte:

noun

A pathogenic fungus that grows on skin, mucous membranes, hair, nails, feathers, and other body surfaces, causing ringworm and related diseases.

Usage examples:

They are caused by fungi called dermatophytes that live on skin, hair, and nails and thrive in warm…

Dermatophytosis

ˌdəːmətə(ʊ)fʌɪˈtəʊsɪs

Meanings of Dermatophytosis:

noun

Another term for dermatomycosis.

Dermatoses

ˌdəːməˈtəʊsɪs

Meanings of Dermatoses:

noun

A disease of the skin, especially one that does not cause inflammation.

Usage examples:

Ashy dermatosis, also known as erythema dyschromicum perstans, is a rare idiopathic dermatosis char…

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