anapophysis definition

  • noun:
    • An accessory procedure in a lot of lumbar vertebrae.
    • An accessory process in many lumbar vertebræ.
    • In structure, a little backward projecting procedure on the neural arch of a vertebra, between the prezygapophysis while the diapophysis.
    • An accessory procedure in lots of lumbar vertebrae.
    • An accessory process in several lumbar vertebræ.
    • In anatomy, a small backward projecting procedure regarding neural arch of a vertebra, between the prezygapophysis in addition to diapophysis.
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