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Corium Meaning and Definition from WordNet (r) 2.0
    corium n : the deep vascular inner layer of the skin [syn: dermis, derma] [also: coria (pl)]
Corium Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Dermis \Der"mis\, n. [NL. See Derm.] (Anat.) The deep sensitive layer of the skin beneath the scarfskin or epidermis; -- called also true skin, derm, derma, corium, cutis, and enderon. See Skin, and Illust. in Appendix.
Corium Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Corium \Co"ri*um\ (k?"r?-?m), n. [L. corium leather.]
  1. Armor made of leather, particularly that used by the Romans; used also by Enlish soldiers till the reign of Edward I. --Fosbroke.
  2. (Anat.) (a) Same as Dermis. (b) The deep layer of mucous membranes beneath the epithelium.
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  • Corium: Corium may refer to: Corium, a.k.a. dermis Corium (nuclear reactor), solidified result from meltdown. Corium (moth), species. H. corium, fungus ...
  • Corium (nuclear reactor): Corium, also called fuel containing material (FCM) or lava-like fuel containing material (LFCM), is a lava -like molten mixture of portions ...
  • Corium (moth): Corium is a genus of moth in the family Geometridae . It is considered a synonym of Derambila . References : http://www. nhm. ac. uk/jdsml/ ...
  • Helvella corium: Helvella corium is a species of fungus in the Helvellaceae family, Pezizales order. This inedible cup-shaped fungus is black, and grows ...

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