the cleansing, massaging, moisturizing, etc., of the skin, especially the face or hands.
adjective 1. superficial or slight; not profound or substantial: Their sincerity is only skin-deep. adverb 2. slightly; superficially: He went into the subject only skin-deep. adjective 1. superficial; shallow adverb 2. superficially
verb (used without object), skin-dived or skin-dove [skin-dohv] /ˈskɪnˌdoʊv/ (Show IPA), skin-diving. 1. to engage in skin diving.
- Skin dose
skin dose n. The quantity of radiation delivered to the skin surface or absorbed in the skin.
- Skin drag
skin drag See under drag.