Origin of dorsispinal

First recorded in 1835–45; dorsi- + spinal Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

dorsispinal in Medicine


  1. Relating to or characteristic of the spinal column, especially to its dorsal aspect.
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