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The muscles that originate from the transverse processes of the vertebrae, pass to the spinous processes of higher vertebrae, acting as rotators, and include the semispinal and the rotator muscles.
ARE YOU A TRUE BLUE CHAMPION OF THESE "BLUE" SYNONYMS?
We could talk until we're blue in the face about this quiz on words for the color "blue," but we think you should take the quiz and find out if you're a whiz at these colorful terms.
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Which of the following words describes “sky blue”?
Words nearby transversospinales
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