Skeletonized
Skeletonize Skel"e*ton*ize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Skeletonized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Skeletonizing}.] To prepare a skeleton of; also, to reduce, as a leaf, to its skeleton. --Pop. Sci. Monthly. [1913 Webster]

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  • Skeletonize — Skel e*ton*ize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Skeletonized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Skeletonizing}.] To prepare a skeleton of; also, to reduce, as a leaf, to its skeleton. Pop. Sci. Monthly. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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