Definition, synonyms and picture of vertebral column

vertebral column

nombre vertebral column

Translation: columna vertebral

Definition of vertebral column in Spanish

Articulated bone structure located between the head and the pelvis that constitutes the longitudinal and posterior axis of the axial skeleton, whose main functions are to provide support and house the spinal cord.

Synonyms of vertebral column in Spanish

spine

Definition of vertebral column in English

Estructura ósea articulada localizada entre la cabeza y la pelvis que constituye el eje longitudinal y posterior del esqueleto axial, cuya función principal es proporcionar soporte, así como contener y proteger la médula espinal.

Synonyms of vertebral column in English

columna vertebral