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The discardit exoskelet (exuvia) o a dragonfly nymph

An exoskelet (frae Greek ἔξω, éxō "outer" and σκελετός, skeletos "skelet"[1]) is the freemit skelet that supports an protects an ainimal's body, in contrast tae the internal skelet (endoskelet) o, for example, a human.

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  1. "exoskelet". Online Etymology Dictionary.