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vertebranoun [C]

uk   /ˈvɜː.tɪ.brə/  us   /ˈvɝː.t̬ə-/ (plural vertebrae ) specialized
one of the ​smallbones that ​form the spine (= back ​bone)
(Definition of vertebra from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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vertebranoun [C]

 us   /ˈvɜr·t̬ə·brə/ (plural vertebrae  /ˈvɜr·t̬əˌbreɪ, -bri, -brə/ ) medical
one of the ​smallbones that ​form the spine (= the ​line of ​bones down the ​middle of the back)
(Definition of vertebra from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “vertebra”
in Spanish vértebra…
in Vietnamese xương sống, cột sống…
in Malaysian vertebra, tulang belakang…
in Thai กระดูกสันหลัง…
in French vertèbre…
in German der Wirbel…
in Chinese (Simplified) 脊椎骨, 椎骨…
in Indonesian tulang punggung…
in Chinese (Traditional) 脊椎骨, 椎骨…
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