epidermis

Pronunciation: (EH-pih-DER-mis)

The outer layer of the two main layers of the skin.

Definition from: Cancer.gov

Anatomy of the skin, showing the epidermis, dermis, and subcutaneous tissue.Anatomía de la piel. Muestra la epidermis, la dermis y el tejido subcutáneo. Date last modified: 2014-10-28