Episkeletal
Episkeletal Ep`i*skel"e*tal, a. [Pref. epi- + skeleletal.] (Anat.) Above or outside of the endoskeleton; epaxial. [1913 Webster]

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  • episkeletal — epi·skeletal …   English syllables

  • episkeletal — |epə̇, |epē+ adjective Etymology: epi + skeletal : above or outside the endoskeleton …   Useful english dictionary

  • Epaxial — Ep*ax i*al, a. [Pref. ep + axial.] (Anat.) Above, or on the dorsal side of, the axis of the skeleton; episkeletal. [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Hyposkeletal — Hy po*skel e*tal, a. [Pref. hypo + skeletal.] (Anat.) Beneath the endoskeleton; hypaxial; as, the hyposkeletal muscles; opposed to episkeletal. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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