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abut, adjoin, border, brush, butt on, caress, come together, communicate, contact, converge.
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skeletal
Definition:
Relating to the skeleton.

Synonyms:

adjective
bony
anatomical, osseous.
cadaverous
peaky, exsanguinous, skin and bones, bag of bones, skeletonlike, ghostly.
lank
Fleshless, all skin and bones, thin as a rail.
narrow
scrawny, skinny, tight, slender, willowy, tenuous, fine, narrow, slim, lean, lanky, thin.
pert
skeletal.
structural
formalistic, architectural, tectonic, constructural, constitutional, anatomical, compositional, structural, anatomic, formational.
wasted
haggard, gaunt, lean, thin, anorexic, emaciated, famished, skinny, skin-and-bones, undernourished, scrawny, skin and bones, lank, shrunken, withered, attenuated, underfed, atrophied, bony, shrivelled, cadaverous, drawn, starved.
noun
skeletal
emaciated, pinched, lean, cadaverous, thin, wasted, haggard, bony, gaunt.
Examples of usage:
  1. In other words, within the bounds established by the skeletal and muscular features, the artery still exhibited individual variation in exact origin. – Thoracic and Coracoid Arteries In Two Families of Birds, Columbidae and Hirundinidae by Marion Anne Jenkinson
  2. 119. The striated, or skeletal, muscles are nearly all arranged after the last- named plan. – Physiology and Hygiene for Secondary Schools by Francis M. Walters, A.M.
  3. These points of relationship to the skeletal parts can be ascertained by the touch, in both instances, even in the undissected body. – Surgical Anatomy by Joseph Maclise

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