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  • as inbackbone
  • as inspine

synonyms for vertebral column

  • foundation
  • spine
  • base
  • basis
  • support
  • vertebrae
  • bone
  • vertebrae
  • back
  • chine
  • rachis
  • ridge
  • spinal column
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How to use vertebral column in a sentence

My two eyes haven't quite the same focal length and this often puts me out of the straight with a column of figures.
THE SALVAGING OF CIVILISATIONH. G. (HERBERT GEORGE) WELLS
The very first chords which Mademoiselle Reisz struck upon the piano sent a keen tremor down Mrs. Pontellier's spinal column.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
He leaned against that same stone column, thinking, searching in his mind, feeling acutely.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
Track of the count may be kept by placing a mark for each leukocyte in its appropriate column, ruled upon paper.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
The last thing—against the skyline—a little column of French soldiers of the line charging back upwards towards the lost redoubt.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
During the early months of 1797 he commanded a column at Bologna, and was present at the capitulation of Mantua.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
In the Railway Official Gazette was a column devoted to short reviews of new books which were sent to the editor.
FIFTY YEARS OF RAILWAY LIFE IN ENGLAND, SCOTLAND AND IRELANDJOSEPH TATLOW
Harry's orders were to locate Poindexter, but keep in touch with the column as much as possible.
THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
At the head of the column marched the Emperor with one arm linked to Lannes and the other to Duroc.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
The unsupported pump-rods fell downwards, setting in upward motion the column of water in the plunger-pole pumps.
LIFE OF RICHARD TREVITHICK, VOLUME II (OF 2)FRANCIS TREVITHICK
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO VERTEBRAL COLUMN

  • base
  • basis
  • foundation
  • spine
  • support
  • vertebrae
  • vertebral column
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