ossature

[ os-uh-cher, -choo r ]
/ ˈɒs ə tʃər, -ˌtʃʊər /

noun

the structure or framework supporting a building or sculpture.
the arrangement of bones in the skeleton or a body part.

Nearby words

  1. osphretic,
  2. osprey,
  3. osrd,
  4. oss,
  5. ossa,
  6. ossein,
  7. osselet,
  8. osseo-,
  9. osseocartilaginous,
  10. osseomucin

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