exosseous etymology

English word exosseous comes from English ex-, English osseous (Of, relating to, or made of bone; bony.)

Detailed word origin of exosseous

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
ex- English (eng) (biology) Lacking.. Former, but still living (almost always used with a hyphen). Out of. Outside.
osseous English (eng) Of, relating to, or made of bone; bony.
exosseous English (eng) Boneless.

Words with the same origin as exosseous

Descendants of ex-
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