region of back

Medical Dictionary

region of back n.
Any of the topographical divisions of the back of the trunk, including the vertebral, sacral, scapular, infrascapular, and lumbar regions.

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Cite This Source
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: region code
Next Definition: region of chest
Words Near: region of back
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for region of back
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing region of back
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature