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backbone  Noun
Plural: backbones
  1. Translate "backbone" to Spanish: columna vertebral, espina, espina dorsal, espinazo, columna dorsal
    English Synonyms of "backbone": spine, spinal column, rachis, vertebral column, columna vertebralis, dorsal spine
    Define meaning of "backbone": Bones that form a flexible column from the skull to the pelvis. ; The series of vertebrae forming the axis of the skeleton and protecting the spinal cord.
  2. The fall broke his back.

  3. Translate "backbone" to Spanish: resistencia
    English Synonyms of "backbone": resistance, strength, endurance, staying power, guts
    Define meaning of "backbone": The degree of unresponsiveness of a disease-causing microorganism to antibiotics or other drugs (as in penicillin-resistant bacteria). ; The condition in which an organism can resist disease.

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  5. Translate "backbone" to Spanish: fibra, agallas
    English Synonyms of "backbone": energy, strength, character, fiber, heart, zest, brio, courage, guts
    Define meaning of "backbone": Fortitude and determination.
  6. He didn't have the guts to try it.

  7. Translate "backbone" to Spanish: eje
    English Synonyms of "backbone": crucial point, crux, keystone, linchpin

  8. Translate "backbone" to Spanish: columna vertebral de red, conjunto de redes troncales, conjunto de troncales de alta velocidad en la Internet a las cuales se conectan redes locales
    English Synonyms of "backbone": backbone network, set of high-speed backbones on the Internet to which local networks connect
    Define meaning of "backbone": The part of a network that connects other networks together.
  9. The backbone is the part of a communication network that carries the heaviest traffic.

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