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per·i·derm

, periderma (per'i-derm, -i-dĕr'mă),
The outermost layer of the epidermis of the embryo and fetus to the sixth month of intrauterine life; desquamated peridermal cells are a considerable component of the vernix caseosa.
Synonym(s): epitrichium
[peri- + G. derma, skin]

periderm

/peri·derm/ (per´ĭ-derm)
1. the outer layer of the bilaminar fetal epidermis, generally disappearing before birth.
2. the cuticle (eponychium and hyponychium), the only part of the periderm persisting after birth.periderm´al

periderm

[per′idurm]
the outermost layer of flattened epidermis on an embryo or fetus during the first 6 months of gestation.

periderm

A transiently expressed superficial layer that surrounds the developing epidermis.

per·i·derm

, periderma (per'i-dĕrm, -dĕr'mă)
The outermost layer of the epidermis of the embryo and fetus up to the sixth month of intrauterine life; desquamated epitrichial cells are a considerable component of the vernix caseosa.
Synonym(s): epitrichium.
[peri- + G. derma, skin]

periderm

a protective tissue formed in roots and stems that has undergone SECONDARY THICKENING, consisting of an outer cork zone, an underlying phellogen (cork cambium) and with a phelloderm (secondary cortex) beneath that.

periderm

the outer layer of the bilaminar fetal epidermis, generally disappearing before birth. Called also epitrichium.