Examples from the Web for lumbar
“I think some guy invented [lumbar support] for women to get their breasts up,” he told MTV.Ashton Kutcher’s History of Idiocy: Ubergate, Brownface, Joe Paterno, and More|Marlow Stern|November 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Perhaps the lumbar spine is a much better adapted structure than we realize.Is Your Chair Killing You? The Consequences of Comfort|Daniel E. Lieberman|October 14, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Here he slapped his pistol pocket at the back of his lumbar region.Dracula's Guest|Bram Stoker
The abdominal and lumbar portion of the trunk, as already said, is longer in woman.Beauty|Alexander Walker
Dorsal and lumbar vertebrae together always nineteen, though the former may vary from twelve to fifteen.
He divides the vertebral columns into cervical, dorsal, and lumbar portions.Fathers of Biology|Charles McRae
The lumbar vertebrae, which follow the dorsal, vary greatly in number.The Cambridge Natural History, Vol X., Mammalia|Frank Evers Beddard
British Dictionary definitions for lumbar
Word Origin for lumbar
Word Origin and History for lumbar
"pertaining to or situated near the loins," 1650s, from Modern Latin lumbaris, from Latin lumbus "loin" (see lumbago).