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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Skin

Skin is the soft outer tissue covering vertebrates. Other animal coverings, such as the arthropod exoskeleton, have different developmental origin, structure and chemical composition. The adjective cutaneous means "of the skin" (from Latin cutis, skin). In mammals, the skin is an organ of the integumentary system made up of ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Human_skin

The human skin is the outer covering of the body. In humans, it is the largest organ of the integumentary system. The skin has up to seven layers of ectodermal tissue and guards the underlying muscles, bones, ligaments and internal organs. Human skin is similar to that of most other mammals. Though nearly all human skin ...

www.webmd.com/skin-problems-and-treatments/picture-of-the-skin

Aug 25, 2017 ... WebMD's Skin Anatomy Page provides a detailed image of the skin and its parts as well as a medical definition. Learn about the skin's function and conditions that may affect the skin.

www.nationalgeographic.com/science/health-and-human-body/human-body/skin

Melanomas. Each adhesive dot on former Banbury, Australia, lifeguard Don Bennewith represents a removed melanoma. Melanomas are malignant tumors that begin as pigmented moles and are caused by excessive sun exposure. Due to their generally fair skin and Australia's high levels of UV radiation, Aussies have ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmedhealth/PMHT0022679

Skin. The outer covering of the body that protects it from the environment. PubMed Health Glossary (Source: NIH - National Library of Medicine). Related terms: Integument. Skin anatomy; drawing shows layers of the epidermis, dermis, and subcutaneous tissue including Click to enlarge. Parts of the skin National Institutes of ...

www.aad.org/public/kids/skin/the-layers-of-your-skin

Epidermis is the top layer of the skin, the part of the skin you see. Dermis is the second layer of skin. It's much thicker and does a lot for your body. Subcutaneous fat is the bottom layer. layers of the skin Layers of skin.

kidshealth.org/en/kids/skin.html

Quick! What's the body's biggest organ? You might be surprised to find out it's the skin, which you might not think of as an organ. No matter how you think of it, your skin is very important. It covers and protects everything inside your body. Without skin, people's muscles, bones, and organs would be hanging out all over the ...

en.wiktionary.org/wiki/skin

A vessel made of skin, used for holding liquids. quotations ▽. Tennyson. skins of wine. (nautical) That part of a sail, when furled, which remains on the outside and covers the whole. (Can we find and add a quotation of Totten to this entry?) ( nautical) The covering, as of planking or iron plates, outside the framing, forming the ...

www.imdb.com/title/tt0840196

Drama · The story of a group of British teens who are trying to grow up and find love and happiness despite questionable parenting and teachers who more want to be friends (and lovers) rather than authority figures.