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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Of or relating to or constituting a bone in the spine.

Usage examples (35)
  • Venice gave Goethe the hint for the so-called vertebral theory of the skull.
  • The theory of the skull which held the field was known as the vertebral theory.
  • That is called a vertebral fracture and it usually does not cause any noticeable problems.
  • So-called vertebral dissection can ultimately cut off the blood supply, which in turn can lead to a stroke and even death. for more
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