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vertebra
American English: /ˈvərdəbrə/
British English: /ˈvəːtɪbrə/

Translation of vertebra in Spanish:

noun plural -bras or -brae Pronunciation: / -breɪ /

  • Example sentences
    • The neural spines in posterior dorsal vertebrae lack distinct lateral projections.
    • The spine is made up of 24 bones called vertebrae, plus the sacrum and coccyx.
    • A fracture of the transverse process of a lumbar vertebra may damage the ureter.

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