craniovertebral etymology

English word craniovertebral comes from English vertebral, English cranio- (Cranium.)

Detailed word origin of craniovertebral

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
vertebral English (eng) Any of the large dorsal scales along the top of a snake's back. Having a spinal column.. Having or made of vertebrae.. Of or relating to a vertebra or the spine.
cranio- English (eng) Cranium.
craniovertebral English (eng) Relating to the cranium and vertebrae.

Words with the same origin as craniovertebral

Descendants of cranio-
craniocarpotarsal craniocaudal craniocentric cranioclast craniodiaphyseal craniodistal craniodorsal cranioencephalic craniofacial craniolateral craniomandibular craniomedial craniometer craniometry cranioplasty cranioquadrate craniorachischisis craniosacral cranioscopy craniospinal craniosynostosis craniosynostotic craniothoracic cranioventral