adj. of the skin.
Etymology: mod.L cutaneus f. L cutis skin

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  • cutaneous — cu*ta ne*ous (k[ u]*t[=a] n[ e]*[u^]s), a. [Cf. F. cutan[ e], fr. L. cutis skin. See {Cuticle}.] Of or pertaining to the skin; existing on, or affecting, the skin; as, a cutaneous disease; cutaneous absorption; cutaneous respiration; cutaneous… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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