Neuroskeleton Neu`ro*skel"e*ton, n. [Neuro- + skeleton.] (Anat.) The deep-seated parts of the vertebrate skeleton which are in relation with the nervous axis and locomotion. --Owen. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • neuroskeleton — neu·ro·skel·e·ton (noor″o skelґə ton) endoskeleton …   Medical dictionary

  • neuroskeleton — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Neuroskeletal — Neu ro*skel e*tal, a. Of or pertaining to the neuroskeleton. [R.] Owen. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • endoskeleton — The internal bony framework of the body; the skeleton in its usual context as distinguished from exoskeleton. * * * en·do·skel·e·ton .en dō skel ət ən n an internal skeleton or supporting framework in an animal compare EXOSKELETON… …   Medical dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”