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His initial confidence was misplaced - he fractured two vertebrae. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Camarasaurus means 'chambered lizard', because of the hollow chambers in its vertebrae. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Yes, a real one with proper vertebrae to carry round and practise with. Times, Sunday Times (2011)She broke a hip and shoulder and fractured her vertebrae and could not move. The Sun (2011)The neck consists of how many cervical vertebrae? Times, Sunday Times (2014)His vertebrae look as though candle wax has been poured on them. Times, Sunday Times (2008)He will need surgery on damaged vertebrae - but he will not be paralysed. The Sun (2010)I had also cracked two vertebrae in my back. Times, Sunday Times (2012)On that occasion, though, fractured vertebrae were caused by a fall. Times, Sunday Times (2013)

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