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  • n. That part of the skeleton which is developed in tendons, ligaments, and aponeuroses.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. That part of the skeleton which is developed in tendons, ligaments, and aponeuroses.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Those hard or skeletal parts, collectively considered, which result from the ossification of tendons, ligaments, and similar sclerous tissues, as sesamoid bones developed in tendons, ossified tendons, as those of a turkey's leg, the marsupial bones of marsupials, the ring of bonelets in the eyeball, etc.

Etymologies

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Ancient Greek hard + English skeleton.

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