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English definition of “cuticle”

cuticle

noun [C]     /ˈkjuː.tɪ.kl̩/ US  /-t̬ɪ-/
the thin skin at the base of the nails on the fingers and toes The hand
(Definition of cuticle noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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