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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Animals having a bony or cartilaginous skeleton with a segmented spinal column and a large brain enclosed in a skull or cranium adj. - Having a backbone or spinal column.

Usage examples (36)
  • I really should stop talking to other people qualified in vertebrate palaeontology.
  • Anyway, a seminal work in vertebrate paleontology, and I didn't have a copy, so thank you.
  • Bio/Rocks is the blog of Sarah, a graduate student in vertebrate paleontology at UC Berkeley.
  • Tyrannosaurs, terror birds, touracos and tamanduas: the hottest news in vertebrate palaeontology. for more
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