- The ventral transverse, or capitular, means of a vertebra.
- The ventral transverse, or capitular, process of a vertebra. See vertebra.
- The inferior or (in man) anterior 1 of 2 transverse processes which might occur for each side of a vertebra, the superior or posterior one becoming a diapophysis.
- In fishes, a transverse means of the abdominal vertebræ. These procedures usually bear ribs.
Sentence for "parapophysis"
- * In tetrapods with two-headed ribs,…
Variant for "parapophysis"