Epidermis vs Treebark - What's the difference?

epidermis | treebark |


As nouns the difference between epidermis and treebark

is that epidermis is the outer, protective layer of the skin of vertebrates, covering the dermis while treebark is the bark of a tree.

epidermis

Noun

(epidermises)
  • The outer, protective layer of the skin of vertebrates, covering the dermis
  • The similar outer layer of cells in invertebrates and plants
  • Synonyms

    * cuticle

    Derived terms

    * epidermal * epidermic * epidermoid

    See also

    * epithelium

    treebark

    English

    Noun

    (-)
  • The bark of a tree.
  • * 1971 , Harold Henry Fisher, The famine in Soviet Russia, 1919-1923
  • Others, having no grain, made nauseating, poisonous concoctions of weeds, treebark , and even clay and manure.