Examples of skeletal in a Sentence
The archaeologist found skeletal remains.
She was skeletal after her illness.
Recent Examples of skeletal from the Web
An investigation is underway after skeletal remains were discovered inside a west Birmingham house on Tuesday.
Boneyard Beach is a must-see, with its twisted and tangled skeletal remains of live oaks and cedar trees, beaten down and uprooted by storms and erosion, salt-washed, sea-bashed and sun-beaten.
When the Times journalists visited, Dr. Khadafi Mapandi’s recovery team had found 12 sets of skeletal remains, and expected to find more.
The search ended last summer when investigators found Bryant's skeletal remains buried in a field along a stretch of Elyria's West River Road lined with industrial warehouses and modest homes with dirt driveways.
Nearly two years later, on March 8, 2018, skeletal remains were found about 6 miles away from his home, in an area prone to flooding.
There have been few bio-archaeological studies in the area, says Kenneth Nystrom, a biological anthropologist at the State University of New York New Paltz who has published studies looking at the skeletal remains of Chachapoyas.
Nolan now thinks that this combination of mutations caused Ata’s severe skeletal abnormalities, including her unusually rapid bone growth.
Another room contained the skeletal remains of three cats.
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First Known Use of skeletal
SKELETAL Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of skeletal for English Language Learners
: of or relating to a skeleton
: very thin
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