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profile of lumbar intervertebral disks
intervertebral diskor intervertebral disc
A broad disk of fibrocartilage situated between adjacent vertebrae of the spinal column.
the plate of fibrocartilage between the bodies of adjacent vertebrae.
A broad disk of cartilage that separates adjacent vertebrae and acts as a shock absorber during movement.
The fibrocartilaginous disk between two vertebrae.
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|Noun||1.||intervertebral disk - a fibrocartilaginous disc serving as a cushion between all of the vertebrae of the spinal column (except between the first two)|
spinal column, spine, vertebral column, rachis, backbone, back - the series of vertebrae forming the axis of the skeleton and protecting the spinal cord; "the fall broke his back"
n. disco intervertebral.