hypoderma

hypoderma

[hahy-puh-dur-muh]
noun Botany, Zoology.

Origin:
1820–30; hypo- + -derma

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Hypoderma Hy·po·der·ma (hī'pə-dûr'mə)
n.
A genus of botflies whose larvae cause a creeping eruption in humans.

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