Spine synonyms

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(Vulgar Slang) A person considered to be mean or contemptible, especially a man.
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Any of numerous often weedy plants of several genera of the composite family, including Cirsium, Carduus, and Onopordum, having prickly leaves and floral bracts.
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The series of joined vertebrae forming the axial support for the skeleton; spine; backbone
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Main support; firmest part
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A transient wave or variation in potential difference that propagates along a nerve axon
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The point that stands backward in an arrow, fishhook, etc., to prevent it from being easily extracted. Hence: Anything which stands out with a sharp point obliquely or crosswise to something else.
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A spikelike protrusion
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A spikelike protrusion
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The definition of a quill is a stiff feather in a bird's wing or tail, the hollow stem of a feather or the spines from a porcupine.
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A straight line along which any part of a wave of radiant energy is regarded as traveling from its source to any given point
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Needle is defined as a thin and sharp piece of metal used in sewing, used to give injections, and used in a variety of other situations where a thin and sharp piece of metal is pointed on one end.
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The definition of a ridge is a long, narrow crest of something.
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(Nautical) The line of intersection between the side and bottom of a flatbottom or V-bottom boat.
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The main shaft of a bird's feather, especially the part to which the barbs are attached.
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A column of vertebrae
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Lace worked by the needle.
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A bone of a fish; a fishbone
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Plural form of vertebra; the bones that make up the spinal column.
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(Botany): Of, pertaining to, or resembling, a member of the Acanthaceae family.[First attested in the mid 18th century.]
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Of or pertaining to acanthology
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Spinous.
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Needle-shaped; slender like a needle or bristle.
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Furnished with aciculae.
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(Bot.) Of or relating to the side of a leaf or other structure away from the axis; abaxial
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Of, relating to, or located on the same side of the body as the spinal cord; dorsal.
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Causing trouble or vexation; thorny:
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Of, pertaining to, or formed from spicules
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Shaped like a spicule; needlelike
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Having spines or similar projections; spiny.
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Covered with or having spines, thorns, or prickles
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Of or relating to a vertebra or the spine.
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Any of a large group of chordates of the subphylum Vertebrata (or Craniata), characterized by having a backbone. Vertebrates are bilaterally symmetrical and have an internal skeleton of bone or cartilage, a nervous system divided into brain and spinal cord, and not more than two pairs of limbs. Vertebrates have a well-developed body cavity (called a coelom) containing a chambered heart, large digestive organs, liver, pancreas, and paired kidneys, and their blood contains both red and white corpuscles. Vertebrates include fish, amphibians, reptiles, birds, and mammals.
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An imaginary line around which an object rotates. In a rotating sphere, such as the Earth and other planets, the two ends of the axis are called poles. The 23.45° tilt of the Earth's axis with respect to the plane of its orbit around the Sun causes the Northern and Southern Hemispheres to point toward and away from the Sun at different times of the year, creating seasonal patterns of weather and climate. Other planets in the solar system have widely varying tilts to their axes, ranging from near 0° for Mercury to 177° for Venus.
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The part of something that goes last.
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The state or quality of mind or spirit that enables one to face danger, fear, or vicissitudes with self-possession, confidence, and resolution; bravery.
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The highest point, level, degree, etc.
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A kind of willow basket.
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(Biology) Any of many needle-like crystalline structures that provide skeletal support in marine invertebrates like sponges
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The quality or state of being spinose.
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One who is vivacious or lively; one who evinces great activity or peculiar characteristics of mind or temper.
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Anything that keeps troubling, vexing, or irritating one, like a constantly pricking thorn
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Any of the segments, composed of cartilage in cartilaginous fishes and of bone in other vertebrates, that form the spinal column.
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The strength of will to carry out one's decisions, wishes, or plans.
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(Slang) Any sharp medical device, as a hypodermic needle
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(Anatomy) The series of vertebrae that protect the spinal cord; the spinal column.
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A sheet of any substance beaten or rolled until very thin.
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A priming wire; a priming needle, used in blasting and gunnery.
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A brand, label, or company, especially one making and distributing records
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A small spike; esp., an individual unit of a flower cluster of a grass
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The definition of a spur is anything that pushes someone or something forward or a device that goes over a shoe during horseback riding for the rider to use to push the horse forward.
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(Zoology) A spine or prickly fin.
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Full of or covered with spines
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