procoelous


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procoelous

(prəʊˈsiːləs)
adj
(Zoology) describing vertebrae with a concave cranial surface
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Each of the ten species examined has eight articulating procoelous presacral vertebrae.
The vertebral column is represented by procoelous mid-dorsal centra from which the neural arches have completely separated.