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Synonyms of notochord

Noun


1. notochord, spinal column, vertebral column, spine, backbone, back, rachis

usage: a flexible rodlike structure that forms the supporting axis of the body in the lowest chordates and lowest vertebrates and in embryos of higher vertebrates

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