nonskeletal

adjective
non·​skel·​e·​tal | \ ˌnän-ˈske-lə-tᵊl How to pronounce nonskeletal (audio) \

Definition of nonskeletal

: not relating to, involving, derived from, or attached to a skeleton : not skeletal nonskeletal effects of vitamin D nonskeletal muscle nonskeletal marine sediment

First Known Use of nonskeletal

1895, in the meaning defined above

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“Nonskeletal.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nonskeletal. Accessed 20 Oct. 2020.

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