razor back

(redirected from razorback)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

razor back

a fault in conformation of any modern farm animal; a sharp-ridged backbone produced by long spinous processes of the vertebrae and scant longissimus dorsi muscles.
References in periodicals archive ?
When the Razorback Room is not being rented, the hotel near the University of Arkansas at Little Rock invites guests to make themselves at home in the social space and catch up with friends, chat with business associates or entertain clients.
Floodplain wetlands are thought to have great value as nursery habitat for razorback suckers because they have lower water velocity, warmer temperatures, and richer food production than do main channel habitats (Modde, 1996; Modde et al.
The Razorback Ridge, Razorback West and Iron Peak Prospects occur within the Red Dragon Project.
Aided by some big defensive stops by Chiefs Matthew Alfieri, Cole Drugotch, and Kyle Hume, the Razorbacks were stopped and forced to punt on their next possession.
As Razorback chased a couple of ewes around the rock slides, I was able to get within 75 yards of him.
The razorback sucker evolved in warm-water reaches of larger rivers of the Colorado River Basin from Wyoming to Mexico.
Flamarique and a colleague anesthetized seven razorbacks, moved their eyeballs to the rolled position, and dipped them in the Colorado River.
Razorback has had test vehicles on the roads in the UK and its arrival in the UK is part of its plan to achieve mass volume levels in European markets.
Razorback has built its international reputation on the world's first loading system for vans which lowers right to ground level, enabling drivers to load and unload their cargo without risking back injury.
The Razorback Foundation is a non-profit fundraising organization for the university's athletic department.
We are appreciative of AT&T's commitment to helping ensure that Razorback fans can stay connected while watching Razorback Football at Donald W.