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What is the scientific word for spine?


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October 08, 2010 4:50PM

Actually its still spine. The spine in anatomy is the combination of the vertebral column (the bone part) and the spinal chord (the nervous tissue part).

that may be all right and so but there is still another wscientific word for spine and and that is dorsal and lumber vertebrate