In the vertebrate spinal column, each vertebra is an irregular bone with a
complex structure ... The articulating vertebrae
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The Transverse process and the Spinous process. The
... arteries ascend to reach the brain 2. dens here provides a pivot for rotation of
the ... 4.
Provide levers against which muscles pull (vertebral), spinous process,
transverse processes faceted for articulation with ribs; spinous process pointing
sharply downward ... 4.
... of each vertebrae function as the site of attachment for muscles and ligaments
of the spine as well as the
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... the only vertebrae that support
first thoracic vertebra in giraffes