Skeletal Definition

skĕlĭ-tl
adjective
Of, relating to, forming, or of the nature of a skeleton.
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Attached to or formed by a skeleton.
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So thin or emaciated as to appear bony.
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Extremely basic or simplified.
A skeletal description of the events.
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The definition of skeletal means related to bones.
An example of skeletal used as an adjective is skeletal muscles, the muscles that move the bones and support the skeleton.
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Origin of Skeletal

  • From skeleton +"Ž -al.

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