Exossate Ex*os"sate, v. t. [L. exossatus, p. p. of exossare to bone, fr. exos without bones; ex out + os, ossis, bone.] To deprive of bones; to take out the bones of; to bone. [Obs.] --Bailey. [1913 Webster]

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  • exossate — transitive verb ( ed/ ing/ s) Etymology: Latin exossatus, past participle of exossare to deprive of bones, from ex ex (I) + ossare (from oss , os bone) more at osseous 1. obsolete : to deprive of bones …   Useful english dictionary

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