pleurapophysis definition

  • noun:
    • One of the ventral procedures of a vertebra, or perhaps the dorsal aspect in each half a hemal arch, developing, or matching to, a vertebral rib.
    • A lateral means of a vertebra, having the morphological character of a rib, or developing a genuine rib.

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