lumbarization

[lŭm′bər-ĭ-zāshən]

n.

Sacral development of the fifth lumbar vertebra.

Nearby words

  1. lumbar quadrate muscle,
  2. lumbar rib,
  3. lumbar splanchnic nerve,
  4. lumbar triangle,
  5. lumbar vein,
  6. lumber,
  7. lumber jacket,
  8. lumber river,
  9. lumber room,
  10. lumbering


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