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Definition of 'cuticle'

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Noun

  1. the dead skin at the base of a fingernail or toenail
  2. the outer layer of the skin covering the exterior body surface of vertebrates
       Synonyms: epidermis
  3. hard outer covering or case of certain organisms such as arthropods and turtles
       Synonyms: carapace shell shield


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