Recent Examples of coccyx from the Web
The suspension keeps the driver in touch with the road while protecting the coccyx from too many bumps and bruises.
Ab rotation The human spine is composed of five sections: cervical, thoracic, lumbar, sacrum and coccyx.
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'coccyx.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.
COCCYX Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of coccyx for English Language Learners
: the small bone at the end of the spine
Learn More about coccyx
Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about coccyx
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up coccyx? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).