Definition of Bonelike

1. Adjective. Resembling bone. "A bonelike tumor"

Similar to: Boney, Bony



Definition of Bonelike

1. Adjective. Resembling or characteristic of bone. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Bonelike

bonefish
bonefishes
bonefishing
bonefishings
bonehead
boneheaded
boneheadedness
boneheads
bonehouse
bonehouses
boneless
boneless lean beef trimmings
bonelessly
bonelessness
bonelet
bonelike (current term)
bonemarrow
bonemarrows
bonemeal
bonemeals
boneration
boners
bones
bones of contention
bones of digits
bones of inferior limb
bones of lower limb
bones of skull
bones of superior limb

Literary usage of Bonelike

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1. Skin and Venereal Diseases (1918)
"bonelike material formed the floor of some of these ulcers, in some a bonelike fragment filled the ulcer to the level of the skin, and in some there was a ..."

2. A Textbook of Gynecology by Charles Alfred Lee Reed (1901)
"When sawn through, it was seen to consist of two portions, a soft pinkish central portion, and a hard bonelike outer portion, 2 millimetres thick, ..."

3. The Story of the Fishes by George Robert Charles Herbert Pembroke, James Newton Baskett, George Henry Kingsley (1899)
"It seems more like a lot of little warts or pimples that first grew on the skin, and afterward became bonelike—or rather toothlike—not horny. ..."

4. Proceedings of the Annual Conference by Indiana Science Teachers' Association, American Society of University Composers (1899)
"... the stomach with the bonelike parts in its walls; the intestine; the digestive glands; the oesophagus; the reproductive glands; the " green glands " (in ..."

5. The Cactaceae: Descriptions and Illustrations of Plants of the Cactus Family by Nathaniel Lord Britton, Joseph Nelson Rose (1919)
"... but sometimes 2^ cm-> yellowish, translucent, bonelike, sometimes darker at base; fruits decidedly acid, light red without with yellowish green rind and ..."

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