hypapophysis definition

  • noun:
    • A process, or other factor, of a vertebra created from the ventral side of the centrum.
    • A process, or any other element, of a vertebra created through the ventral side of the centrum, as hæmal spines, and chevron bones.
    • In anatomy, a median procedure or apophysis from the underneath or ventral side of the centrum of a vertebra: against epapophysis.

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