subcutaneous

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin subcutāneus, from sub- + cutis (skin) + adjectival suffix -āneus.

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AdjectiveEdit

subcutaneous (comparative more subcutaneous, superlative most subcutaneous)

  1. Pertaining to the fatty layer under the skin.

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Last modified on 10 March 2014, at 08:55