cuticula vaginae folliculi pili(redirected from cuticle of root sheath)
cu·tic·u·la va·gi·nae fol·lic·u·li pi·li
cuticle of overlapping shinglelike cells lining the follicle of the hair, oriented 180° to the cuticula pili, thus anchoring the hair in place.
Synonym(s): cuticle of root sheath
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