Definitions

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  • adj. Above or outside the endoskeleton; epaxial.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Above or outside of the endoskeleton; epaxial.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In anatomy, situated above the axial endoskeleton; epaxial, as those muscles collectively which are developed in the most superficial portion of the three parts into which the protovertebræ of a vertebrate are differentiated: opposed to hyposkeletal.

Etymologies

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epi- +‎ skeletal

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