superficial or slight; not profound or substantial:
Their sincerity is only skin-deep.
He went into the subject only skin-deep.
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.
noun, Electricity. 1. the phenomenon in which an alternating current tends to concentrate in the outer layer of a conductor, caused by the self-induction of the conductor and resulting in increased resistance. noun 1. the tendency of alternating current to concentrate in the surface layer of a conductor, esp at high frequencies, thus increasing its […]