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n.1. a real or imaginary line through the centre of the body or one of its parts or a line about which the body or a part rotates. 2. the second cervical vertebra, which articulates with the atlas vertebra above and allows rotational movement of the head.

1. a real or imaginary line through the centre of the body or one of its parts or a line about which the body or a part rotates. 2. the second cervical vertebra, which articulates with the atlas vertebra above and allows rotational movement of the head.

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