keratinocyte

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keratinocyte

 [kĕ-rat´ĭ-no-sīt″]
the cell of the epidermis that synthesizes keratin, known in its successive stages in the various layers of the skin as basal cell, prickle cell, and granular cell.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

ke·rat·i·no·cyte

(ke-rat'i-nō-sīt),
A cell of the living epidermis and certain oral epithelium that produces keratin in the process of differentiating into the dead and fully keratinized cells of the stratum corneum.
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keratinocyte

(kə-răt′n-ə-sīt′, kĕr′ə-tĭn′ə-)
n.
An epidermal cell that produces keratin.
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ke·rat·i·no·cyte

(kĕ-rat'i-nō-sīt)
A cell of the living epidermis and certain oral epithelium that produces keratin in the process of differentiating into the dead and fully keratinized cells of the stratum corneum.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012