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Definitions of backbone:

part of speech: noun

The bone of the back, the vertebral column; also, firmness, stability of purpose, energy. ( Amer.).

part of speech: noun

The bone of the back; the vertebral column; the watershed of a district.

part of speech: noun

The spine; firmness; courage.

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