Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Of or pertaining to the exoskeleton.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective (Anat.) Pertaining to the exoskeleton; as exoskeletal muscles.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Pertaining to the exoskeleton.

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Examples

  • Biological pathways are contingent, so other worlds could have invented flexible cells with endoskeleton suitable for multicellular organization (eykaryotes), as opposed to rigid exoskeletal cells (prokaryotes), right away.

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  • And you might see the fielding of exoskeletal units that allow soldiers to carry more weight without additional exertion.

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  • Foreboding and intriguing, the grand, exoskeletal structure has served as the avant-garde capital of Valencian arts culture since its completion, in 2005.

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  • The Green Berets are also investigating "exoskeletal frames" that commandos would wear like RoboCop to give them superhuman strength for carrying heavy loads and breaking down doors.

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  • I got a nice tight black exoskeletal teddy I'd luv to show off for you.

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  • It would beat hearing about how Napolean had had exoskeletal surgery to make his soul taller, and who was prettier, the Maharaja or Helen of Troy.

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  • It would beat hearing about how Napolean had had exoskeletal surgery to make his soul taller, and who was prettier, the Maharaja or Helen of Troy.

    May Bird, Warrior Princess

  • It would beat hearing about how Napolean had had exoskeletal surgery to make his soul taller, and who was prettier, the Maharaja or Helen of Troy.

    May Bird, Warrior Princess

  • It would beat hearing about how Napolean had had exoskeletal surgery to make his soul taller, and who was prettier, the Maharaja or Helen of Troy.

    May Bird, Warrior Princess

  • I got a nice tight black exoskeletal teddy I'd luv to show off for you.

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