Definitions for "Cutin"
A waxy substance containing fatty acids, soaps, and resinous material which, combined with cellulose, forms a substance nearly impervious to water and constituting the cuticle in plants.
n., a waxy substance which, together with cellulose, forms the outer layer of the skin of many plants.
Cutin is the waxy material secreted by the epidermis that makes up the cuticle on the surface of the epidermis.