Sentence Examples with the word Cervical vertebrae

The bodies of the cervical vertebrae are elongated, strongly keeled, and markedly opisthocoelous, or concave behind and convex in front.

Some of the cervical vertebrae are also united in at least the better-known genera.

It may be added that in the Oreodontidae the vertebral artery pierces the transverse processes of the cervical vertebrae in the normal manner.