Definition of subvertebral in English:

subvertebral

adjective

Anatomy Zoology
  • Located under or beneath (ventral to) a vertebra or the vertebral column.

Origin

Early 19th century. From sub- + vertebral, after French sous-vertébral.

Pronunciation

subvertebral

/ˌsʌbˈvəːtɪbr(ə)l/