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Synonyms for vertebraever·te·brae

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  1. List of paraphrases for "vertebrae":

    vertebra, vertebral, sacral, spine, cervical, spinal

How to pronounce vertebrae?

Alex
US English
Daniel
British
Karen
Australian
Veena
Indian

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#13868cervical
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#61067sacral
#66924vertebra

How to use vertebrae in a sentence?

  1. Sue Hendrickson:

    Anybody who had any idea what a fossil versus a rock (looked like) would have seen it, there (were) a lot of broken bones dribbling down (and) about 8 feet up the side of the cliff, there were three articulated vertebrae and a couple of other pieces of bone sticking out.

  2. Lida Xing:

    We found the dinosaur's huge vertebrae with the skull and the tail, but couldn't find any bones from the hands or the legs. So the locals began to say the long body looked just like a dragon from ancient Chinese stories.

  3. Ella Wheeler Wilcox:

    A pat on the back is only a few vertebrae removed from a kick in the pants, but is miles ahead in results.

  4. Jill Hoefs:

    They rely on the ligaments around their vertebrae to support them, but in doing so they stick their bellies out. It’s something that will never help a diastasis.

  5. Fox News:

    We go for a swim, we take a few dives and I hit my head on the bottom of the pool, the amazing thing is there was not even a cut on my head. It just hit at precisely the angle where all the force was transmitted to one spot … the cervical vertebrae which severed the spinal cord.

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