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U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Vertebrates

    Animals having a vertebral column, members of the phylum Chordata, subphylum Craniata comprising mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, and fishes.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of vertebrates in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of vertebrates in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. G. K. Chesterton:

    Brave men are all vertebrates they have their softness on the surface and their toughness in the middle.

  2. Lindsey Zanno:

    It is not easy to study dinosaur sounds, vertebrates usually vocalize with soft tissues, and soft tissues rarely preserve in the fossil record.

  3. Deborah Favors:

    He didn't have any feeling in his legs. He had feeling in his arm and upper body, as soon as we got a( CT) scan, they said he broke( vertebrates) 3-4-5 and they rushed him up to surgery.

  4. Sam Giles:

    There are over 60,000 species of living jawed vertebrates, and they encompass pretty much everything you can think of [with a backbone] that lives on land or in the sea, but we don't really know what they looked like when they split.

  5. Professor Auke Ijspeert:

    It's a key animal from an evolutionary point of view, it's older than crocodiles and dinosaurs; it's an amphibian. So if you look at the modern salamander, its morphology and body shape is very close to the fossils of the first terrestrial vertebrates. So by studying the modern salamander we have a time window to the ancestors of all terrestrial vertebrates, including humans.

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