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Plural of: One of the bony segments of the spinal column

Usage examples (35)
  • Found out I have a straight neck, my 1st vertebrae is out of alignment and a have some entraped nerves.
  • A clefting abnormality in vertebrae (small bones that make up the spine) that gives them a "flying butterfly" appearance on X-rays.
  • Separating each of the vertebrae is a small cushion called a ‘disk’.
  • Spine Backbone; spinal column; the chain of bones, called vertebrae, that runs down the back. for more
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