Meaning of ANAPOPHYSIS in English

ˌanəˈpäfəsə̇s noun

( plural anapophy·ses -əˌsēz)

Etymology: New Latin, from ana- + apophysis

: a small process arising at the dorsal side of the base of the transverse process of the lumbar vertebrae in man and many other mammals

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