integumentary integumentary

Definition(s):

  • (adj) of or relating to the integument

Usage(s):

  1. Excited scientists noted that the Sinosauropteryx had a fringe of "unbranched integumentary structures" otherwise known as fluff along its backbone.
  2. Excited scientists noted that the Sinosauropteryx had a fringe of "unbranched integumentary structures" otherwise known as fluff along its backbone.

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  • Nile Crocodiles May Look Tough, But They Can Be Sensitive Too

    Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Crocodiles may look tough, but they can also be very sensitive -- particularly when it comes to detecting touch, temperature, or chemicals in their watery environment. Previous research has shown that crocodilians , which includes alligators, gharials and caimans, detect a multitude of information through integumentary sensory organs (ISO ...
    on July 3, 2013     Source: redOrbit

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