Definition of lumbar
OTHER WORDS FROM lumbarpre·lum·bar, adjectivesub·lum·bar, adjective
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How to use lumbar in a sentence
It has lumbar heating and the chair massage feels good, even for a straight back model.Best massage chair: Take relaxation to a new level right in your living room|Irena Collaku|August 13, 2021|Popular-Science
It has three speeds, plus modes for warm-up, lumbar, neck, and recovery massages.
He popped my midback and twisted my lumbar spine—the whole dang thing, just like I’d seen on Chirogram.Help, I’m Obsessed with Chiropractors on Instagram|Grace Perry|April 21, 2021|Outside Online
Look for one with good lumbar support to help ease lower back pain—some have adjustable lumbar support so you can alter how far back you sit.
It has adjustable lumbar support, tilt, armrests, and height and is built to seat people up to 400 pounds.Best office chair: Get comfy, stay productive with our office furniture picks|PopSci Commerce Team|January 11, 2021|Popular-Science
“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
Examination of the fluid obtained by lumbar puncture is of value in diagnosis of certain forms of meningitis.A Manual of Clinical Diagnosis|James Campbell Todd
Fig. 4, represents one of the lumbar vertebræ, (five in number,) which are immediately above the sacrum.A Treatise on Domestic Economy|Catherine Esther Beecher
Probably not; and more especially if it is a lumbar artery, and injured in the foramen through which it passes from the vertebra.
A small spot, as large as a ten cent piece, has sloughed, making a hole into the pouch over the lower lumbar vertebra.
The main injury was in the lumbar region over the upper lumbar vertebræ.