Definition of atomy in English:

atomy

nounplural noun atomies

archaic
  • A skeleton or emaciated body.

    • ‘How could the graceful Countess Olivia fall in love with a little puerile atomy who stutters and stumbles?’

Pronunciation

atomy

/ˈadəmē/ /ˈædəmi/

Origin

Late 16th century from anatomy, taken as an atomy.