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  • n. cuticle (thickened layer of skin on fingernails and toenails)

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In embryology, a mass of hardened epidermis on the dorsal surface of the distal extremity of a phalanx of the embryo, preceding the formation of a true nail.

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