Translation of coccyx in Spanish:

coccyx

coxis, n.

Pronunciation /ˈkɒksɪks//ˈkɑksɪks/

noun

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    coxis masculine
    cóccix masculine
    • The sacrum itself represents 5 fused bones, and the coccyx another vestigial 2-3 or more - the remains of the ancestral tail.
    • Many of my patients have pressure ulcers on the coccyx or sacrum.
    • For that matter an injury to the spine or the coccyx also qualifies as affecting the automatic nervous system.
    • From splintered bones in the coccyx, she was bedridden for nearly two years.
    • The spinal column is composed of seven cervical vertebrae, twelve thoracic vertebrae, five lumbar vertebrae, the bony sacrum, and the coccyx.