epichordal definition

  • adjective:
    • Upon or over the notochord; used especially to a vertebral column which develops upon the dorsal side of the notochord, as distinguished from a perichordal line, which develops around it.
    • Upon or above the notochord; -- applied esp. to a vertebral column which develops upon the dorsal side of the notochord, as distinguished from a perichordal column, which develops around it.
    • Upon or above the notochord; used specially to a vertebral column which develops upon the dorsal side of the notochord, as distinguished from a perichordal column, which develops around it.
    • Upon or above the notochord; -- used esp. to a vertebral line which develops upon the dorsal region of the notochord, as distinguished from a perichordal line, which develops around it.
    • Upon or above the notochord; applied especially to a vertebral line which develops upon the dorsal side of the notochord, as distinguished from a perichordal column, which develops around it.
    • Upon or above the notochord; -- used esp. to a vertebral line which develops upon the dorsal region of the notochord, as distinguished from a perichordal line, which develops around it.
    • Upon or over the notochord; used specifically to a vertebral column which develops upon the dorsal region of the notochord, as distinguished from a perichordal column, which develops around it.
    • Upon or over the notochord; -- applied esp. to a vertebral line which develops upon the dorsal region of the notochord, as distinguished from a perichordal line, which develops around it.
  • others:
    • In structure, situated upon or around the intracranial part of the notochord: placed on certain sections of brain: against prechordal.
    • Noting a type of vertebræ, found in some Batrachia, in which the cartilaginous elements from which the centra of the vertebræ are developed are suppressed on the ventral side of the notochord, as in Pipa, Bombinator, and Alytes.
    • In anatomy, situated upon or just around the intracranial the main notochord: put on specific segments associated with the brain: in opposition to prechordal.
    • Noting a form of vertebræ, present some Batrachia, where cartilaginous elements from which the centra of vertebræ are created tend to be stifled on the ventral side of the notochord, such as Pipa, Bombinator, and Alytes.
    • In anatomy, situated upon or around the intracranial an element of the notochord: put on certain segments associated with the mind: opposed to prechordal.
    • Noting a type of vertebræ, found in some Batrachia, where the cartilaginous elements where the centra associated with the vertebræ tend to be created are stifled from the ventral side of the notochord, as with Pipa, Bombinator, and Alytes.
    • In anatomy, situated upon or about the intracranial area of the notochord: put on certain portions for the mind: against prechordal.
    • Noting a type of vertebræ, present some Batrachia, in which the cartilaginous elements from which the centra regarding the vertebræ are created are stifled regarding ventral side of the notochord, like in Pipa, Bombinator, and Alytes.

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