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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 exo·skel·e·ton /ˌɛksoˈskɛlətṇ/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 exo·skel·e·ton /ˌɛksoˈskɛlətṇ/ 名詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ex·o·skel·e·ton n.  Anat. The hardened parts of the external integument of an animal, including hair, feathers, nails, horns, scales, etc.,as well as the armor of armadillos and many reptiles, and the shells or hardened integument of numerous invertebrates; external skeleton; dermoskeleton.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : the exterior protective or supporting structure or shell of
          many animals (especially invertebrates) including bony or
          horny parts such as nails or scales or hoofs