intercentrum

noun in·ter·centrum \"+\

Definition of intercentrum

  1. 1 :  an element of the vertebral column alternating with the true centra of the vertebrae in several different classes of vertebrates

  2. 2 :  hypocentrum

  3. 3 :  one of the ossified intervertebral disks characteristic of certain mammals

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Origin and Etymology of intercentrum

New Latin, from inter- + centrum


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