"opisthocoelous" Definition

  1. a. Concave behind; -- applied especially to vertebrae in which the anterior end of the centrum is convex and the posterior concave.

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Position in dictionary: 68184 of 111710 words.
Word Type: a.,
Words that start with "opisthocoelous": 1
Words that end with "opisthocoelous": 1
Words that contain "opisthocoelous": 1
Next words in dictionary: opisthodome, opisthoglypha, opisthography, opisthomi, opisthopulmonate, opisthotic, opisthotonos, opitulation, opium, ople tree
Previous words in dictionary: opisthocoelian, opisthobranchiate, opisthobranchiata, opisthobranchia, opisthion, opisometer, opiparous, opinlate, opinionist, opinioned

English Dictionary Definition of opisthocoelous

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