skin sulci

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skin sulci

[TA]
the numerous grooves of variable depth on the surface of the epidermis.
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There was also a relationship between the individuals' age and their skin grooves, as shown in Table 4.
Facial aesthetic changes were observed in DFD individuals regarding wrinkles and skin grooves, corroborating with the literature [19].
The lizard sports a hygroscopic (taking up moisture) system of skin grooves. The thousands of grooves and spikes collect rainwater and dew during cold desert nights.