vertebral canal

noun

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First Known Use of vertebral canal

1830, in the meaning defined above

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“Vertebral canal.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/vertebral%20canal. Accessed 17 Sep. 2021.

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vertebral canal

noun

Medical Definition of vertebral canal

: a canal that contains the spinal cord and is delimited by the neural arches on the dorsal side of the vertebrae : spinal canal

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