Definisi 'backbone'

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noun
1 a central cohesive source of support and stability Terjemahkan
Example:
faith is his anchor
the keystone of campaign reform was the ban on soft money
he is the linchpin of this firm
source: wordnet30

2 fortitude and determination Terjemahkan
Example:
he didn't have the guts to try it
source: wordnet30

3 the series of vertebrae forming the axis of the skeleton and protecting the spinal cord Terjemahkan
Example:
the fall broke his back
source: wordnet30

4 the part of a book's cover that encloses the inner side of the book's pages and that faces outward when the book is shelved Terjemahkan
Example:
the title and author were printed on the spine of the book
source: wordnet30

5 the part of a network that connects other networks together Terjemahkan
Example:
the backbone is the part of a communication network that carries the heaviest traffic
source: wordnet30

6 The column of bones in the back which sustains and gives firmness to the frame; the spine; the vertebral or spinal column. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913


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