Related to Invertebral: sequestered disk


a.1.(Zool.) Same as Invertebrate.
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University of Manchester scientists have discovered how to permanently replace the workings of the invertebral disc.
A one-percentage-point decrease in the unemployment rate significantly increases the prevalence of medical problems, acute morbidities, restricted-activity days, bed days, ischemic heart disease, and invertebral disc disorders.
When we're born, the invertebral disc is made up of about 80 per cent water, which gives it its sponginess and allows it to function as an efficient shock absorber.