intervertebral

[ in-ter-vur-tuh-bruhl ]
/ ˌɪn tərˈvɜr tə brəl /

adjective Anatomy.

situated between the vertebrae.

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Origin of intervertebral

First recorded in1775–85; inter- + vertebral

OTHER WORDS FROM intervertebral

in·ter·ver·te·bral·ly, adverb
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Medical definitions for intervertebral

intervertebral
[ ĭn′tər-vûrtə-brəl, -vûr-tē- ]

adj.

Located between vertebrae.
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