Definition of Vertebrate

Vertebrate n. means: One of the Vertebrata.

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Vertebrate n. means: One of the Vertebrata.

Meaning of Vertebrate

Vertebrate (n.) means: One of the Vertebrata.

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Backboned (a.): Vertebrate.

Vertebrate (a.): Alt. of Vertebrated

Vertebrate (n.): One of the Vertebrata.

Vertebral (n.): A vertebrate.

Vertebral (a.): Vertebrate.

Vertebrated (a.): Of or pertaining to the Vertebrata; -- used only in the form vertebrate.

Osteology (n.): The science which treats of the bones of the vertebrate skeleton.

Osteocomma (n.): A metamere of the vertebrate skeleton; an osteomere; a vertebra.

Retineum (n.): That part of the eye of an invertebrate which corresponds in function with the retina of a vertebrate.

Bird (n.): A warm-blooded, feathered vertebrate provided with wings. See Aves.

Skeleton (n.): The bony and cartilaginous framework which supports the soft parts of a vertebrate animal.

Merosome (n.): One of the serial segments, or metameres, of which the bodies of vertebrate and articulate animals are composed.

Neuroskeleton (n.): The deep-seated parts of the vertebrate skeleton which are relation with the nervous axis and locomation.

Somite (n.): One of the actual or ideal serial segments of which an animal, esp. an articulate or vertebrate, is is composed; somatome; metamere.

Myohaematin (n.): A red-colored respiratory pigment found associated with hemoglobin in the muscle tissue of a large number of animals, both vertebrate and invertebrate.

Fish (n.): An oviparous, vertebrate animal usually having fins and a covering scales or plates. It breathes by means of gills, and lives almost entirely in the water. See Pisces.

Somatopleure (n.): The outer, or parietal, one of the two lamellae into which the vertebrate blastoderm divides on either side of the notochord, and from which the walls of the body and the amnion are developed. See Splanchnopleure.

Splanchnopleure (n.): The inner, or visceral, one of the two lamellae into which the vertebrate blastoderm divides on either side of the notochord, and from which the walls of the enteric canal and the umbilical vesicle are developed. See Somatopleure.

Protovertebra (n.): One of the primitive masses, or segments, into which the mesoblast of the vertebrate embryo breaks up on either side of the anterior part of the notochord; a mesoblastic, or protovertebral, somite. See Illust. of Ectoderm.

Archetype (n.): The plan or fundamental structure on which a natural group of animals or plants or their systems of organs are assumed to have been constructed; as, the vertebrate archetype.

Metamere (n.): One of successive or homodynamous parts in animals and plants; one of a series of similar parts that follow one another in a vertebrate or articulate animal, as in an earthworm; a segment; a somite. See Illust. of Loeven's larva.

Bone (n.): The hard, calcified tissue of the skeleton of vertebrate animals, consisting very largely of calcic carbonate, calcic phosphate, and gelatine; as, blood and bone.

Skull (n.): The skeleton of the head of a vertebrate animal, including the brain case, or cranium, and the bones and cartilages of the face and mouth. See Illusts. of Carnivora, of Facial angles under Facial, and of Skeleton, in Appendix.

Notochord (n.): An elastic cartilagelike rod which is developed beneath the medullary groove in the vertebrate embryo, and constitutes the primitive axial skeleton around which the centra of the vertebrae and the posterior part of the base of the skull are developed; the chorda dorsalis. See Illust. of Ectoderm.

Postaxial (a.): Situated behind any transverse axis in the body of an animal; caudal; posterior; especially, behind, or on the caudal or posterior (that is, ulnar or fibular) side of, the axis of a vertebrate limb.

Hemoglobin (n.): The normal coloring matter of the red blood corpuscles of vertebrate animals. It is composed of hematin and globulin, and is also called haematoglobulin. In arterial blood, it is always combined with oxygen, and is then called oxyhemoglobin. It crystallizes under different forms from different animals, and when crystallized, is called haematocrystallin. See Blood crystal, under Blood.

Brain (n.): The whitish mass of soft matter (the center of the nervous system, and the seat of consciousness and volition) which is inclosed in the cartilaginous or bony cranium of vertebrate animals. It is simply the anterior termination of the spinal cord, and is developed from three embryonic vesicles, whose cavities are connected with the central canal of the cord; the cavities of the vesicles become the central cavities, or ventricles, and the walls thicken unequally and become the three segments, the fore-, mid-, and hind-brain.

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Meaning of Backboned

Backboned means: Vertebrate.

Meaning of Vertebrate

Vertebrate means: Alt. of Vertebrated

Meaning of Vertebrate

Vertebrate means: One of the Vertebrata.

Meaning of Vertebral

Vertebral means: A vertebrate.

Meaning of Vertebral

Vertebral means: Vertebrate.

Meaning of Vertebrated

Vertebrated means: Of or pertaining to the Vertebrata; -- used only in the form vertebrate.

Meaning of Osteology

Osteology means: The science which treats of the bones of the vertebrate skeleton.

Meaning of Osteocomma

Osteocomma means: A metamere of the vertebrate skeleton; an osteomere; a vertebra.

Meaning of Retineum

Retineum means: That part of the eye of an invertebrate which corresponds in function with the retina of a vertebrate.

Meaning of Bird

Bird means: A warm-blooded, feathered vertebrate provided with wings. See Aves.

Meaning of Skeleton

Skeleton means: The bony and cartilaginous framework which supports the soft parts of a vertebrate animal.

Meaning of Merosome

Merosome means: One of the serial segments, or metameres, of which the bodies of vertebrate and articulate animals are composed.

Meaning of Neuroskeleton

Neuroskeleton means: The deep-seated parts of the vertebrate skeleton which are relation with the nervous axis and locomation.

Meaning of Somite

Somite means: One of the actual or ideal serial segments of which an animal, esp. an articulate or vertebrate, is is composed; somatome; metamere.

Meaning of Myohaematin

Myohaematin means: A red-colored respiratory pigment found associated with hemoglobin in the muscle tissue of a large number of animals, both vertebrate and invertebrate.

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