Skeletonized

skeletonize

[skel-i-tn-ahyz]
verb (used with object), skeletonized, skeletonizing.
1.
to reduce to a skeleton, outline, or framework.
2.
to reduce in size or number, as a military unit.
3.
to construct in outline.
Also, especially British, skeletonise.


Origin:
1635–45; skeleton + -ize

skeletonization, noun
skeletonizer, noun
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skeletonize or skeletonise (ˈskɛlɪtəˌnaɪz)
 
vb
1.  to reduce to a minimum framework, number, or outline
2.  to create the essential framework of
 
skeletonise or skeletonise
 
vb

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