Bone

Bone is moslty composed of hard calcium phosphate plus a slightly flexible collagen matrix.
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Bone

Naval To Bone. Common (originally Naval) slang for to pilfer, steal or scrounge. The word comes from the name of a Boatswain in Admiral Cornwallis's Flag Ship, who was notorious for making good deficiencies in his stores by stealing from other ships. The Admiral is reported to have said to the Boatswain on one occasion: 'I trust, Mr. Bone, y
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bone

[n] - the porous calcified substance from which bones are made 2. [n] - rigid connective tissue that makes up the skeleton of vertebrates 3. [n] - a shade of white the color of bleached bones 4. [v] - remove the bones from (an animal)
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Bone

A rigid object analogous to a real bone, placed inside the ‘skeleton` of a character during the process of rigging it for animation. When a bone is moved, it acts upon the mesh of the character model, deforming it.
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Bone

Bones from a wide variety of animals were used. It can be cut, carved and decorated easily Uses: Whole - tools, handles, flutes Ground - grog for pottery Roast - source of potash
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Bone

A material which makes up the skeleton of an animal. Primarily based on phosphate and carbonate. Bones are strong because they contain calcium. Bones are hollow and contain a soft substance called bone marrow.
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Bone

Bone: Bone is the substance that forms the skeleton of the body. It is composed chiefly of calcium phosphate and calcium carbonate. It also serves as a storage area for calcium, playing a large role in calcium balance in the blood. The 206 bones in the body serve several other purposes. They support and protect internal organs (for example, the sku
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Bone

Bone noun [ Middle English bon , ban , Anglo-Saxon bān ; akin to Icelandic bein , Swedish ben , Dan. & Dutch been , German bein bone, leg; confer Icelandic beinn straight.] 1. (Anat.) The hard, calcified tissue of the ske
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Bone

Bone transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Boned ; present participle & verbal noun Boning .] 1. To withdraw bones from the flesh of, as in cookery. 'To bone a turkey.' Soyer. 2. To put whalebone i
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Bone

Bone transitive verb [ French bornoyer to look at with one eye, to sight, from borgne one-eyed.] To sight along an object or set of objects, to see if it or they be level or in line, as in carpentry, masonry, and surveying. Knight. « Joiners, etc., bone their work with
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bone

1. <anatomy> The hard, calcified tissue of the skeleton of vertebrate animals, consisting very largely of calcic carbonate, calcic phosphate, and gelatine; as, blood and bone. ... Even in the hardest parts of bone there are many minute cavities containing living matter and connected by minute canals, some of which connect with larger canals t
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bone

os noun rigid connective tissue that makes up the skeleton of vertebrates
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bone

ivory noun a shade of white the color of bleached bones
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bone

osseous tissue noun the porous calcified substance from which bones are made
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bone

debone verb remove the bones from; `bone the turkey before roasting it`
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bone

(bōn) the hard, rigid type of connective tissue that makes up most of the skeleton of a vertebrate and is composed chiefly of calcium salts. any distinct piece of the skeleton of the body of a vertebrate. There are 206 separate bones in the human body; they are bound together by ligaments at the joints and ...
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Bone

• (v. t.) To sight along an object or set of objects, to see if it or they be level or in line, as in carpentry, masonry, and surveying. • (n.) Dice. • (v. t.) To withdraw bones from the flesh of, as in cookery. • (n.) Anything made of bone, as a bobbin for weaving bone lace. • (n.) Whalebone; hence, a piece of whalebone or
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bone

rigid body tissue consisting of cells embedded in an abundant, hard intercellular material. The two principal components of this material, collagen ... [18 related articles]
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Bone

[2005 film] Bone is a 48-minute 2005 documentary about the first modern dance co-production between Canada and China, directed and choreographed by Nadine Thouin (Go-On Productions/ formerly Snell Thouin Project) in collaboration with the Beijing Modern Dance Company. The film was directed by Mila Aung-Thwin of EyeSteelFilm production compa
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Bone

Bone is slang for to steal or to take possession of.
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bone

Type: Term Pronunciation: bōn Definitions: 1. A hard connective tissue consisting of cells embedded in a matrix of mineralized ground substance and collagen fibers. The fibers are impregnated with inorganic components, including crystals of calcium phosphate, such that using X-ray defraction, they are seen to be organized in a hydroxyapatite p
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bone

Contents • Compact bone • Spongy bone • Bone formation • Bone growth • Classification of bones • How to maintain healthy bones A connective tissue consisting of three types of cell that contribute to bone homeostasis. These are bone-building osteoblasts, stationary...
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Bône

Bône: see Annaba, Algeria.
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bone

bone, hard tissue that forms the skeleton of the body in vertebrate animals. In the very young, the skeleton is composed largely of cartilage and is therefore pliable, reducing the incidence of bone fracture and breakage in childhood. The inorganic, or mineral, content of bone is mainly calcium, pho...
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Bone

Bone is slang for to steal or to take possession of.
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