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Word of the Day 11/12/18 Ossature

November 12, 2018

Ossature (noun)
ossature [os-uh-cher, -choo r]


noun
1. the structure or framework supporting a building or sculpture.
2. the arrangement of bones in the skeleton or a body part.



Origin: From French ossature, from Latin os (“bone”) + -ature.

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