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Invertebrate

In`ver´te`brate
a.1.(Zool.) Destitute of a backbone; having no vertebræ; of or pertaining to the Invertebrata.
Age of invertebrates
See Age, and Silurian.
Noun1.invertebrate - any animal lacking a backbone or notochord; the term is not used as a scientific classification
Adj.1.invertebrate - lacking a backbone or spinal column; "worms are an example of invertebrate animals"
Antonyms:
vertebrate - having a backbone or spinal column; "fishes and amphibians and reptiles and birds and mammals are verbetrate animals"
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