backbone

suomi-englanti sanakirja

backbone englannista suomeksi

  1. runkoverkko

  2. selkäranka

  3. selkä

  4. luonteenlujuus

  1. Substantiivi

  2. selkäranka

backbone englanniksi

  1. The series of vertebrae, separated by disks, that encloses and protects the cord, and runs down the middle of the back in vertebrate animals.

  2. Any fundamental support, structure, or infrastructure.

  3. (ux)

  4. (quote-journal)|month=April|year=1959|page=212|issn=0141-9935|oclc=35845948|passage=With little regular employment available in East Kent the backbone of the Kent Coast passenger traffic is therefore the commuters, the not inconsiderable numbers of people who travel each day to their work in Faversham, Sittingbourne, the Medway Towns and most of all, London.

  5. Courage, fortitude, or strength.

  6. (quote-book)|title=(w)| chapter=I|passage=His appearance was certainly that of a hairdresser's dummy; but in the great demoralization of the land he kept up his appearance. That's backbone. His starched collars and got-up shirt-fronts were achievements of character. He had been out nearly three years; and, later, I could not help asking him how he managed to sport such linen.