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Vertebrate

Ver´te`brate
n.1.(Zool.) One of the Vertebrata.
a.1.(Anat.) Having a backbone, or vertebral column, containing the spinal marrow, as man, quadrupeds, birds, amphibia, and fishes.
2.(Bot.) Contracted at intervals, so as to resemble the spine in animals.
3.(Zool.) Having movable joints resembling vertebræ; - said of the arms of ophiurans.
4.(Zool.) Of or pertaining to the Vertebrata; - used only in the form vertebrate.
Noun1.vertebrate - animals having a bony or cartilaginous skeleton with a segmented spinal column and a large brain enclosed in a skull or cranium
Synonyms: craniate
Adj.1.vertebrate - having a backbone or spinal column; "fishes and amphibians and reptiles and birds and mammals are verbetrate animals"
Antonyms:
invertebrate - lacking a backbone or spinal column; "worms are an example of invertebrate animals"
amphibian, aquatic, biped, canine, cannibal, carnivore, cetacean, chordate, cosmopolite, feline, gnawer, herbivore, insectivore, invertebrate, mammal, mammalian, marsupial, marsupialian, omnivore, primate, quadruped, reptile, rodent, ruminant, scavenger, ungulate, varmint, vermin
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Vertebrally
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vertebrate foot
vertebrate paleontology
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Vertex
Vertex of a curve
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vertical angle
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