Endermically

endermic

[en-dur-mik]
adjective
acting through the skin, as a medicine, by absorption.

Origin:
1825–35; en-1 + -derm + -ic

endermically, adverb
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endermic (ɛnˈdɜːmɪk)
 
adj
(of a medicine) acting by absorption through the skin
 
[C19: from en-² + Greek derma skin]

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endermic en·der·mic (ěn-dûr'mĭk)
adj.
Acting medicinally by absorption through the skin.

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