Definition of paravertebral in English:

paravertebral

adjective

Anatomy Zoology
  • Located or administered beside the vertebral column.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Robert Edmond Grant (1793–1874), comparative anatomist and transmutationist. From para- + vertebral.

Pronunciation

paravertebral

/ˌparəˈvəːtɪbr(ə)l/