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Spine

n.1.(Bot.) A sharp appendage to any of a plant; a thorn.
2.(Zool.) A rigid and sharp projection upon any part of an animal.
3.(Anat.) The backbone, or spinal column, of an animal; - so called from the projecting processes upon the vertebræ.
4.Anything resembling the spine or backbone; a ridge.
Noun1.spine - the series of vertebrae forming the axis of the skeleton and protecting the spinal cord; "the fall broke his back"
2.spine - any pointed projection
Synonyms: spur
3.Spinespine - a sharp-pointed tip on a stem or leaf
4.spine - a sharp rigid animal process or appendage; as a porcupine quill or a ridge on a bone or a ray of a fish fin
advocate, alpenstock, arm, athletic supporter, back, backbone, backing, bandeau, barb, barbel, barbule, bearer, bilge, blain, bleb, blister, blob, boss, bow, bra, brace, bracer, bracket, bramble, brassiere, brier, bristle, bubble, bulb, bulge, bulla, bump, bunch, burl, burr, button, buttress, cactus, cahot, cane, carrier, catchweed, cervix, chine, cleavers, clump, col, comb, condyle, convex, corset, crook, crutch, dowel, ear, esker, flange, flap, foundation garment, fulcrum, gall, girdle, gnarl, goose grass, guy, guywire, handle, hill, hogback, horseback, hump, hunch, jock, jockstrap, jog, joggle, kame, knob, knot, knur, knurl, lip, loop, lump, mainstay, maintainer, mast, mole, mountain, neck, needle, nettle, nevus, nub, nubbin, nubble, papilloma, peg, pine needle, prickle, prong, prop, quill, rachis, ray, reinforce, reinforcement, reinforcer, rest, resting place, rib, ridge, rigging, ring, saddle, saddleback, shoulder, shroud, spicula, spicule, spiculum, spike, spikelet, spinal column, spinal cord, sprit, spur, staff, standing rigging, stave, stay, stick, sticker, stiffener, strengthener, stud, style, support, supporter, sustainer, tab, thistle, thorn, tubercle, tubercule, upholder, verruca, vertebral column, vesicle, wale, walking stick, wart, welt, yucca
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Spindle shell
Spindle side
spindle tree
Spindle-legged
Spindle-shanked
Spindle-shaped
spindle-tree family
spindleberry
spindleberry tree
Spindlelegs
Spindleshanks
Spindletail
Spindleworm
Spindling
Spindly
Spindrift
-- Spine --
Spine-finned
Spine-tailed
Spine-tailed swift
Spineback
Spinebill
Spined
Spinel
spinel ruby
Spineless
spinelessness
Spinescence
Spinescent
Spinet
Spinetail
Spineted
Spini-spirulate
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