vertebrate

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From Latin vertebra (joint)

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  • IPA(key): /ˈvɛɹ.tɪ.bɹeɪt/
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vertebrate (not comparable)

  1. Having a backbone.

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vertebrate (plural vertebrates)

  1. An animal having a backbone.
    • 2005, “Corporeal”, in Tender Buttons, performed by Broadcast:
      Under the white chalk, drawn on the blackboard / Under the x-ray, I'm just a vertebrate

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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

vertebrate f

  1. plural of vertebrato

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Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

vertebrāte

  1. vocative masculine singular of vertebrātus