opisthocoelian love


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  • adj. opisthocoelous

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Concave behind; -- applied especially to vertebræ in which the anterior end of the centrum is convex and the posterior concave.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Hollow or concave behind, as a vertebra: applied to vertebrœ whose bodies or centra are concave on the posterior face.
  • Having opisthocœlian vertebræ, as a reptile; of or pertaining to the Opisthocœlia.
  • n. A reptile with opisthocœlian vertebræ, or belonging to the order Opisthocœlia.


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