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  Words related to bone

Related / Similar Words: ivory, pearl, off-white, os, osseous tissue, debone, cram, grind away, drum, bone up, swot, get up, mug up, swot up

 

Definition:
  • a shade of white the color of bleached bones;
  • rigid connective tissue that makes up the skeleton of vertebrates;
  • the porous calcified substance from which bones are made;
  • remove the bones from; "bone the turkey before roasting it";
  • study intensively, as before an exam; "I had to bone up on my Latin verbs before the final exam";
  • consisting of or made up of bone; "a bony substance"; "the bony framework of the body";

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    Hyponyms: furcula, splint bone, pastern, fetter bone, cannon bone, fishbone, anklebone, astragal, astragalus, talus, bare bone, cuboid bone, carpal bone, carpal, wrist bone, cartilage bone, centrum, cheekbone, zygomatic bone, mala, malar bone, jugal bone, os zygomaticum, clavicle, collarbone, coccyx, tail bone, dentine, dentin, ethmoid, ethmoid bone, heelbone, calcaneus, os tarsi fibulare, hipbone, innominate bone, hyoid, hyoid bone, os hyoideum, ilium, ischium, ischial bone, os ischii, long bone, os longum, ramus, membrane bone, metacarpal, metacarpal bone, metatarsal, nasal, nasal bone, os nasale, ossicle, bonelet, ossiculum, palatine, palatine bone, os palatinum, phalanx, pubis, pubic bone, os pubis, rib, costa, round bone, sacrum, scapula, shoulder blade, shoulder bone, sesamoid bone, os sesamoideum, short bone, os breve, sphenoid bone, sphenoid, os sphenoidale, sternum, breastbone, gladiolus, corpus sternum, manubrium, xiphoid process, tarsal, tarsal bone, temporal bone, os temporale, tooth, turbinate bone, turbinate, turbinal, tympanic bone, vertebra, zygoma, zygomatic arch, arcus zygomaticus, modiolus, lacrimal bone, skull, calvaria, skullcap, cranium, braincase, brainpan, occiput, sinciput, jaw, vomer, Wormian bone, sutural bone, marrowbone

     

    Grouped Verbs: cram

     

    Substance Meronyms: horn, os

     

    Part Meronyms: endoskeleton

     

    Derivational Morphology: debone, osseous tissue, swot, grind, nerd, wonk, dweeb, crammer

     

    Anagrams: Nebo, ebon

     

    Language Translations:
    Afrikaans: been   Albanian: kockë  
    Bosnian: kost   Bulgarian: кост  
    Catalan: os   Croatian: kost  
    Danish: knogle   Dutch: been and bot  
    Finnish: luu   French: os  
    German: Knochen   Greek: κόκαλο and οστό  
    Hebrew: עצם   Hindi: हड्डी  
    Hungarian: csont   Icelandic: bein  
    Indonesian: tulang   Interlingua: osso  
    Italian: osso   Japanese:  
    Korean:   Latin: os  
    Latvian: kauls   Malayalam: എല്ല്  
    Maltese: għadma   Polish: kość  
    Portuguese: osso   Russian: кость  
    Slovak: kosť   Slovene: kost  
    Spanish: hueso   Swedish: ben  
    Telugu: ఎముక   Turkish: kemik  
    Vietnamese: (chất and xương   Welsh: asgwrn  
     
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