Sentence Examples


  • It is a deformity of the thoracic spine (in the chest area, the vertebra to which ribs are attached) caused by abnormal centers of bone development at the intervertebral joints (physes).
  • The intervertebral joints are further complicated by the interposition of a cartilaginous or fibrous pad or ring.
  • Serially homologous with the intervertebral pads.
  • Either to the vertebra anterior (procoelous type) or posterior (opisthocoelous type) to it, if not remaining as an independent, intervertebral, ossified sphere, as we sometimes find in specimens of Pelobatidae.