root of nail

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root of nail

the proximal end of the nail, concealed under a fold of skin.
Synonym(s): radix unguis
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root of nail

(rūt nāl)
The proximal end of the nail, concealed under a fold of skin.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012