bony-plated bony-plated

Definition(s):

  • (adj) covered with bony plates

Usage(s):

  • A cavernous old armory decorated with surrealistic murals of the burrowing, bony-plated mammal that now ranks second only to the longhorn in Texas esteem, the Armadillo is .

News

  • Wildlife commissioner seeks public reports of armadillos

    The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission is asking the public to help document observations of nine-banded armadillos, as the bony-plated mammals expand their range in this state.
    on August 7, 2013     Source: Smoky Mountain News

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