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When the 13 bones were shipped to Fiji and studied by Dr. D.W. Hoodless of the Central Medical School the next year, forensic osteology was still limited, Jantz said.
The osteology of Neovenator salerii (Dinosauria: Theropoda) from the Wealden Group (Barremian) of the Isle of Wight.
For those of you with no medical background, osteology is the scientific study of bones and this museum is chock full of them.
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First Known Use: 1670See Words from the same year
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