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Synonyms of exoskeleton

Noun


1. exoskeleton, skeletal system, skeleton, frame, systema skeletale, body covering

usage: the exterior protective or supporting structure or shell of many animals (especially invertebrates) including bony or horny parts such as nails or scales or hoofs

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