That portion of the spine comprising the cervical vertebrae. The neck area of the spine. [ http://medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/ ]

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definition
  • That portion of the spine comprising the cervical vertebrae. The neck area of the spine.
external definition
  • Anterior region of the vertebral column consisting of one to 19 or 20 vertebrae.[AAO]
has exact synonym
  • axial skeleton cervical region
  • cervical spine
  • cervical skeleton
  • cervical spinal column
  • cervical vertebral column
  • cervical vertebrae series
has related synonym
  • skeletal system of neck
id
  • UBERON:0006072