integumental


integumental
adj. of or pertaining to a natural protective covering, of an outer coating (Anatomy, Zoology, Botany)

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • integumental — in·teg·u·men·tal …   English syllables

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  • integumentary — adjective of or relating to the integument • Syn: ↑integumental • Pertains to noun: ↑integument (for: ↑integumental), ↑integument • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Crocodile exoskeleton — The crocodile exoskeleton consists of the protective dermal and epidermal components of the integumentary system in animals of the order Crocodilia. It is a form of armour.tructure and anatomyThe epidermal exoskeleton of the alligator consists of …   Wikipedia

  • Cat anatomy — In this section the major parts of a cat s body and their special adaptive features are discuss. Contents 1 Mouth 2 Ears 3 Nose 4 Legs 5 Claws …   Wikipedia


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