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See definition of vertebrate on Dictionary.com
  • as inanimal
  • as inmammal

synonyms for vertebrate

  • beast
  • creature
  • pet
  • being
  • brute
  • critter
  • invertebrate
  • mutt
  • stray
  • varmint
  • living thing
  • wild thing

antonyms for vertebrate

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    How to use vertebrate in a sentence

    Indigenous lands in Canada, Brazil and Australia had similar, or slightly higher, levels of vertebrate diversity than non-Indigenous protected areas in the same countries.
    CAN PEOPLE PROTECT AS MUCH SPACE AS NATURE NEEDS?JONATHAN LAMBERTJANUARY 21, 2021SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
    “I don´t know of papers that have reported on traps built by spiders specifically for capturing vertebrates.”
    THESE SPIDERS MAY SEW LEAVES INTO FAKE SHELTERS TO LURE FROGS TO THEIR DOOMJAKE BUEHLERJANUARY 4, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
    Converting these largely natural habitats, collectively about the size of India, would squeeze more than 17,000 vertebrate species from some of their lands, researchers report December 21 in Nature Sustainability.
    CLEARING LAND TO FEED A GROWING HUMAN POPULATION WILL THREATEN THOUSANDS OF SPECIESJONATHAN LAMBERTDECEMBER 21, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
    The researchers analyzed 14,000 vertebrate populations across the world and found that previously accepted worldwide declines in wildlife could be attributed to a few outlier populations.
    WILDLIFE CONSERVATION WORKS, AND VERTEBRATES HAVE THE NUMBERS TO PROVE ITRACHAEL ZISKDECEMBER 1, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
    Additionally, the group of biologists from the Natural History Museum in London found that frogs have the biggest eyes of any vertebrate animal in relation to their body size.
    WHAT HUNDREDS OF PICKLED FROG CARCASSES CAN TELL US ABOUT THEIR ENORMOUS EYESMARÍA PAULA RUBIANO A.OCTOBER 1, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
    Two other structures common to most of the vertebrate animals exist in man, though they render him little or no service.
    MAN AND HIS ANCESTORCHARLES MORRIS
    It is a plantigrade circumflex vertebrate bacterium that hasnt any wings and is uncertain.
    A HORSE'S TALEMARK TWAIN
    Plantigrade circumflex vertebrate bacterium that hasnt any wings and is uncertain.
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    The vertebrate animals deserve more of our attention than other forms of life because man himself is a vertebrate.
    A CIVIC BIOLOGYGEORGE WILLIAM HUNTER
    The illustration here given shows the effect of nicotine upon a fish, one of the vertebrate animals.
    A CIVIC BIOLOGYGEORGE WILLIAM HUNTER
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    capacitor

    WORDS RELATED TO VERTEBRATE

    • beast
    • being
    • brute
    • creature
    • critter
    • invertebrate
    • living thing
    • mutt
    • pet
    • stray
    • varmint
    • vertebrate
    • wild thing
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