Sentence Examples

  • The marked curvature of the vertebral column, by breaking the shock to the neck and head in running and leaping, likewise favours the erect position.
  • The vertebral column of the gorilla differs from that of man in its curvature and other characters, as also does the conformation of its narrow pelvis.
  • As to the vertebral column and pelvis, the lower apes differ from the gorilla as much as, or more than, it differs from man.
  • The vertebral column is almost entirely welded into a solid tube, but there is a complex joint at the base of the neck, to allow the head being retracted within the carapace.
  • - A vertebral arm-ossicle (fused ambulacrals) of a Zygophiuran, Ophiolepis.

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