Translation of spine in Spanish:
- 1 1.1 (Anatomy) to send a chill up o shivers down somebody's spineproducirle escalofríos a alguienthe very idea sends shivers down my spineme dan escalofríos de solo pensarlome dan chuchos de frío de solo pensarlo (River Plate area) [colloquial]a shiver ran down my spineun escalofrío me recorrió la espaldaExample sentences1.2 (of book)
- Cervical nerve roots exit the cervical spine through the intervertebral foramina between the vertebrae.
- Below the lumbar spine is the sacrum, which is actually five vertebrae fused into one bone.
- It can result in spina bifida, where the bones of the spine do not completely enclose the spinal cord.
- Most packages contain two tapes within a box about the size of a book, arranged on bookstore shelves with the spine displaying the author and title.
- Yet its opulent, mouldering furnishings appear intact, its books look down from the shelves, their spines unspoiled but their pages crumbled by termites.
- She'd run her fingers gently over the book spines and read the titles he kept on the shelf above his writing desk.
- 2 (on animal)(on plant) espina (feminine)Example sentences
- The dorsal and pectoral fins have hard spines whereas the other rays are soft like the anal and caudal fins.
- Bream have a needle sharp set of spines running through the dorsal fin similar to bass.
- The fins have strong leading rays, which form a row of sharp spines along the dorsal fin.
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