Etymology

1. dermatome

noun. a surgical instrument used to cut very thin slices of skin.

Etymology

  • -ome (English)
  • -tome (English)
  • derma- (English)
  • dermat- (English)

Featured Games

Example sentences of the word dermatome


1. Noun, singular or mass
This is because the virus follows a specific nerve path, or dermatome, beginning in the spine and following the dermatome to the surface of the skin.

Synonym.com