of or relating to or near the part of the back between the ribs and the hipbones
Related to the lower back or loin.
Origin: lumbus loin. See loin.
alt. of Lumbal
In tetrapod anatomy, lumbar is an adjective that means of or pertaining to the abdominal segment of the torso, between the diaphragm and the sacrum. The lumbar region is sometimes referred to as the lower spine, or as an area of the back in its proximity.
brumal, labrum, umbral
The numerical value of lumbar in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of lumbar in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
If that’s not happening, all the pressure will hit the spine, which is a big no-no, when the transverse abs are engaged properly, it automatically engages the thoracic lumbar fascia [muscle in the lower spine] at the same time, which offers spine protection.
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