cuticular etymology

English word cuticular comes from English cuticle

Detailed word origin of cuticular

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cuticle English (eng) (zoology, botany) A noncellular protective covering outside the epidermis of many invertebrates and plants.. A thin skin formed on the surface of a liquid.. Dead or cornified epidermis.. The outermost layer of the skin of vertebrates; the epidermis.. The strip of hardened skin at the base and sides of a fingernail or toenail.
cuticular English (eng) Of or pertaining to the cuticle.

Words with the same origin as cuticular

Descendants of cuticle
endocuticular exocuticular noncuticular precuticular subcuticular transcuticular