Vertebrate in a Sentence  🔊

Definition of Vertebrate

an animal of any species that has a backbone or spinal column

Examples of Vertebrate in a sentence

Because it is a vertebrate, the fish a backbone that must be removed before being eaten.  🔊

The spinal column of a vertebrate sets it apart from animals that do not have a back bone.  🔊

Creeping out of its hole, the slimy vertebrate slithered its spine down the hill.  🔊

The body of a vertebrate is symmetrical on both sides, since its backbone separates the right section from the left.  🔊

Because it lacks a backbone, a worm is not considered a vertebrate.  🔊

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