osteodermatous

adjective
os·​te·​o·​der·​ma·​tous
variants: or less commonly osteodermous \ -​məs \

Definition of osteodermatous

: having the skin more or less ossified also : having osteoderms

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History and Etymology for osteodermatous

osteodermatous from oste- + -dermatous; osteodermous from osteoderm + -ous

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“Osteodermatous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/osteodermatous. Accessed 26 Oct. 2021.

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