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1

What is the definition of spondylolysis?

a vertebral separation or vertebral cleavage

2

What is the definition of Spondylolisthesis?

a vertebral slippage

3

What is the definition of the suffix "osis"?

condition

4

What is the definition of the suffix "lysis"

cleavage or seperation

5

What is the definition of the suffix "listhesis"?

slippage

6

What is the definition of spondylosis?

a vertebral condition

7

What is the Greek word for vertebra?

spondylos