Skin is the layer of usually soft, flexible outer tissue
covering the body of a vertebrate animal
, with three main functions: protection, regulation, and sensation
The tissue forming the outer covering of the vertebrate body: it consists of two layers, the outermost of which may be covered with hair, scales, feathers, etc. It is mainly protective and sensory in function.
The true skin or dermis, underlying the epidermis.
The outer protective layer of the body of any animal, including of a human.
A natural covering of the body or of a bodily organ; an integument.