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recondite recondite
/ˈrɛ kən ˌdaɪt /

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  • skeletal system skeletal system  the hard structure (bones and cartilages) that provides a frame for…

    skeletal system meaning(s) 

    • (n) the hard structure (bones and cartilages) that provides a frame for the body of an animal

    skeletal system usage(s)

    1. But alignment also evokes images of living organisms, as when a chiropractor aligns the body, readjusting the skeletal system to restore it to better balance and integration.
    2. Hang too much muscle on the skeletal system or place too much strain on the cardiopulmonary system, and something's bound to give.
  • skeleton skeleton  /ˈskɛ lə tən/ ?  something reduced to its minimal form
  • skeleton fork fern skeleton fork fern  pantropical epiphytic or terrestrial whisk fern with usually dull…
  • skeleton in the closet skeleton in the closet  a scandal that is kept secret
  • skeleton in the cupboard skeleton in the cupboard  a scandal that is kept secret
  • skeleton key skeleton key  a passkey with much of the bit filed away so that it can open different…
  • skeleton shrimp skeleton shrimp  small amphipod crustacean having a grotesque form suggestive of the…
  • skene arch skene arch  an arch whose height is less than half its width
  • skep skep  a large round wicker basket (used on farms)
  • skepful skepful  the quantity a skep can hold
  • skeptic skeptic  /ˈskɛp tɪk/ ?  someone who habitually doubts accepted beliefs
  • skeptical skeptical  /ˈskɛp tə kəl/ ?  marked by or given to doubt
  • skeptically skeptically  /ˈskɛp tɪ kə li/ ?  with scepticism; in a sceptical manner
  • skepticism skepticism  /ˈskɛp tɪ ˌsɪ zəm/ ?  doubt about the truth of something
  • sketch sketch  /ˈskɛtʃ/ ?  preliminary drawing for later elaboration
  • sketch block sketch block  a book containing sheets of paper on which sketches can be drawn
  • sketch map sketch map  a map drawn from observation (rather than from exact measurements) and representing…
  • sketch pad sketch pad  a book containing sheets of paper on which sketches can be drawn
  • sketchbook sketchbook  /ˈskɛtʃ ˌbʊk/ ?  a book containing sheets of paper on which sketches can be drawn
  • sketcher sketcher  someone who draws sketches
  • sketchier sketchier  giving only major points; lacking completeness
  • sketchiest sketchiest  giving only major points; lacking completeness
  • sketchily sketchily  in a sketchy incomplete manner
  • sketchiness sketchiness  incompleteness of details
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