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Noun
Structure of bones in animate being or supports in an object
“The skeleton of a report.”
Noun
Used in reference to a very thin or emaciated person or animal
“Being already a thin child when she lost weight she became like a skeleton and as pale as the pure driven snow.”
Noun
The supporting framework, basic structure, or essential part of something
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“The studio was made with a skeleton of built-up wood frames within a skin of galvanized metal.”
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Mortal remains
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Internal skeleton
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Skeletal model
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The remains of something that has been badly damaged or destroyed
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A general description or plan showing the essential features of something but without the detail
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Organic remains of a previous time
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Basic elements
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A weak or inferior remnant or version of something
Adjective
Denoting the essential or minimum number of people, things, or parts necessary for something
“Only a skeleton staff remains to see anyone interested around the site.”
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Thin
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Adjective
Thin or haggard, especially from hunger or disease
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Adjective
Having a small size or stature
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Verb
Do preliminary design
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Make a rough drawing of
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Verb
To give a summary of
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