"spina bifida" Definition

  1. A congenital malformation in which the spinal column is cleft at its lower portion, and the membranes of the spinal cord project as an elastic swelling from the gap thus formed.

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Words that start with "spina bifida": 1
Words that end with "spina bifida": 1
Words that contain "spina bifida": 1
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English Dictionary Definition of spina bifida

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