opisthocoelian love


from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • 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.


Sorry, no etymologies found.


    Sorry, no example sentences found.


Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.