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Epidermis

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Definition of Epidermis

  1. The upper most layer of skin. It is attached to the bottom of the nail plate and is ridged with tiny ‘rails’ that run in the same direction as the dermis grooves. The effect is much like a train riding on its tracks as it moves forward.


Added to the Nail Glossary on November 10, 2016

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