- Anatomy. the spinal column; spine.
- strength of character; resolution.
- something resembling a backbone in appearance, position, or function.
- Bookbinding. a back or bound edge of a book; spine.
back•bone press [bak-bohn pres] noun
- A small press with a big vision.
- A venue for ethnic poets; African-American.
- An interest too, in poetry by Latino/a, Asian, and other Ethnicities.
- Seeker of poetry. political, invocative, social, gritty, also the personal and poignant.