Subvertebral
Subvertebral Sub*ver"te*bral, a. (Anat.) Situated beneath, or on the ventral side of, the vertebral column; situated beneath, or inside of, the endoskeleton; hypaxial; hyposkeletal. [1913 Webster]

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  • subvertebral — adj. * * * …   Universalium

  • subvertebral — Beneath, or on the ventral side, of a vertebra or the vertebral column. * * * sub·ver·te·bral (səb vurґtə brəl) beneath (deep to) the vertebral column …   Medical dictionary

  • subvertebral — adj …   Useful english dictionary

  • subvertebral muscles — hypaxial m s …   Medical dictionary

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  • Hypaxial — Hy*pax i*al, a. [Hypo + axial.] (Anat.) Beneath the axis of the skeleton; subvertebral; hyposkeletal. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Infraspinal — In fra*spi nal, a. [Infra + spinal.] (Anat.) (a) Below the vertebral column, subvertebral. (b) Below the spine; infraspinate; infraspinous …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Subspinous — Sub*spi nous, a. (a) (Anat.) Subvertebral. (b) (Med.) Situated beneath a spinous process, as that of the scapula; as, subspinous dislocation of the humerus. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • muscle — muscleless, adj. muscly, adj. /mus euhl/, n., v., muscled, muscling, adj. n. 1. a tissue composed of cells or fibers, the contraction of which produces movement in the body. 2. an organ, composed of muscle tissue, that contracts to produce a… …   Universalium

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