Medical Dictionary

cervical flexure

noun

medical Definition of cervical flexure

:a ventral bend in the neural tube of the vertebrate embryo marking the point of transition from brain to spinal cord

Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up cervical flexure? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

to buzz or drone

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!