protoderm etymology

English word protoderm comes from English proto-, English -derm (Skin or covering.)

Detailed word origin of protoderm

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
proto- English (eng) (chemistry) Relating to protons and/or positive charge.. (linguistics, genetics) most recent common ancestor (often hypothetical) of. First.
-derm English (eng) Skin or covering.
protoderm English (eng) (botany) the primary meristem from which the epidermis develops.

Words with the same origin as protoderm

Descendants of proto-
Proto-Albanian Proto-Austric Proto-Semitic protagon proto protoaspidistrin protobulge protocanonical protocerebral protochlorophyllide protocorm protoculture protodeacon protofeminist protoflexus protogalaxy protogenic protometal protomodernism protooncogenic protoscience protosolar protosun prototype protowriting
Descendants of -derm
arthroderm blastoderm blastodermal blastodermic cytoderm ectoderm endoderm entoderm hypoderm malacoderm megaderm mesoderm osteoderm periderm placoderm preblastodermal sarcoderm stenoderm xanthoderm