Definition of Skin over
1. Verb. Grow new skin over an injury.
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Literary usage of Skin over
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The American Journal of the Medical Sciences by Southern Society for Clinical Investigation (U.S.) (1919)
"The skin over the backs of the fingers is smooth. ... It is almost impossible to pick up a fold of the skin over the fingers or hands. ..."
2. Handbook of Birds of Eastern North America: With Introductory Chapters on by Frank Michler Chapman (1912)
"Hold the skin over the arsenic and alum box, and with a bit of fluffy cotton at the end of a stick, or held in the forceps, dust it thoroughly with the ..."
3. The Journal of Infectious Diseases by Infectious Diseases Society of America, John Rockefeller McCormick Memorial Fund, John McCormick Institute for Infectious Diseases (1915)
"March 21, chloroformed: Hemorrhages in deep layers of the skin over the abdomen and in the skin over both hind legs, in each instance situated along the ..."
4. A Treatise on the Practice of Medicine by George Bacon Wood (1866)
"... and redness of the skin over it evince that adhesion has taken place between the peritoneal coat of the bladder and that of the parietes of the abdomen. ..."
5. Nests and Eggs of North American Birds by Oliver Davie (1900)
"Take your time by all means with the first birds, and you will soon learn the knack of returning the skin over the skull. Do not imagine that you can poke ..."
6. The Encyclopedia Americana: A Library of Universal Knowledge (1918)
"The skin over the region of the affected throat, lung, kidney or other part becomes nervously susceptible and even tender, and the application of warmth ..."