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Definition of endoskeleton noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

endoskeleton

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈendəʊskelɪtn//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈendoʊskelɪtn//
 
(anatomy) Parts of animals
 
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the bones inside the body of an animal that give it shape and support compare exoskeleton See related entries: Parts of animals
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: endoskeleton