Examples of spine in a Sentence
This X-ray shows her spine.
Hedgehogs are covered with spines.
They lack the spine to do what needs to be done.
Recent Examples of spine from the Web
Compression fractures: a vertebral bone in the spine that has decreased at least 15 to 20 percent in height due to fracture.
Although a drug recently approved for SMA1 has achieved similar effects, it must be injected into the spine every 4 months.
As the disease damaged Kenan's nervous system, his spine curved unnaturally.
Meas, who was wearing a helmet, damaged his spine at the sixth and seventh cervical vertebrae, which are near the top of the spinal column.
Kelly suffered multiple traumatic injuries when he was thrown from his bike, including several fractures in his cervical spine that permanently limited use of his legs, arms and hands, according to his lawyer.
An x-ray shows these male bats have separate heads and necks, but their spines eventually converge.
All of the deals last through November 1, so head on over to the Steam Halloween Sale at your leisure and see if any of the discounted PC games send a shiver up your spine.
The tattoo, which will run the length of Brown's spine, will be a three-part process.
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Origin and Etymology of spine
First Known Use: 15th centurySee Words from the same year
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