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n. raquis

Translation: spine

Definition of raquis 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 raquis in English

columna vertebralespina dorsalespina

Definition of raquis 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 raquis in Spanish

vertebral columnbackbone