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Synonyms for cuticleˈkyu tɪ kəl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cuticle(noun)

    the dead skin at the base of a fingernail or toenail

    Synonyms:
    shell, epidermis, carapace, shield

  2. epidermis, cuticle(noun)

    the outer layer of the skin covering the exterior body surface of vertebrates

    Synonyms:
    cuticle, shell, epidermis, carapace, shield

  3. carapace, shell, cuticle, shield(noun)

    hard outer covering or case of certain organisms such as arthropods and turtles

    Synonyms:
    casing, cuticle, racing shell, eggshell, case, shell, epidermis, buckler, carapace, shield, scale, plate

Wiktionary

  1. cuticle(noun)

    Synonyms:
    cuticula

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. cuticle(n.)

    Synonyms:
    epidermis, scarf-skin

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