corneum


corneum
See stratum c. epidermidis, stratum c. unguis. [L., ntr. of corneus, horny, fr. cornu, horn]

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cor·ne·um 'kȯr-nē-əm n, pl cor·nea -ē-ə STRATUM CORNEUM

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cor·ne·um (korґne-əm) [L. “horny”] horny; see stratum corneum.

Medical dictionary. 2011.