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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “spine”

spine

noun [C] (POINT)
 
 
/spaɪn/
a long sharp point like a needle growing out of an animal such as a hedgehog or a plant such as a cactus
(刺蝟等動物的)刺毛;(仙人掌等植物的)刺
The skin, hair and bone of non-human animalsParts of plants
(Definition of spine noun (POINT) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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