Definitions of cutaneous

  1. The skin. A dictionary of scientific terms. By Henderson, I. F.; Henderson, W. D. Published 1920.
  2. Of pertaining to the skin; existing on, or affecting, the skin; as, a cutaneous disease; cutaneous absorption; cutaneous respiration. Newage Dictionary DB
  3. Consisting of, pertaining to; or like skin. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  4. Pert. to the skin; affecting the skin. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for cutaneous

  1. He comes with props and palliatives; soothing some cutaneous irritation, or removing some foul condition. – Humanity in the City by E. H. Chapin
  2. A flock of fleecy animals, wasted by deficient food in dry and parched meadows, becomes attacked in due time by a parasitical cutaneous disease, known as the itch, which is enough, if not checked, to destroy the whole. – On the cattle plague: or, Contagious typhus in horned cattle. Its history, origin, description, and treatment by Honoré Bourguignon