Dermal bone consists of bony structures (plates and scales) that develop in the skin.
She is very bony and slim; she is unhealthy skinny for being only twenty-eight.
A number of types of armor have been found with it, indicating that primitive as well as advanced titanosaurs possessed bony plates in the skin.
Their slender bodies are covered with rows of bony plates.
Like all placoderms, they lacked teeth, instead using the sharpened edges of a bony plate as a biting surface.
In the crowded wards of African hospitals, coughs and bony bodies tell the story of a deadly return.
The grayling were somewhat bony , but they finished off the three fish without complaint and supplemented their meal with a handful of the dried berries.
The small cup was shoved gently into her hands by the silent guy and then when she looked up again the bony man lay on the floor gripping his side in anguish.
The girl had a slim, almost bony body that was even more obvious under the tight black trousers and tops.
How else could I have hurt my knee if not from my impact against that bony body of yours?