Definition of Zygapophysis

1. n. One of the articular processes of a vertebra, of which there are usually four, two anterior and two posterior. See under Vertebra.



2. n. One of the articular processes of a vertebra, of which there are usually four, two anterior and two posterior. See under Vertebra.

Definition of Zygapophysis

1. Noun. (anatomy) One of the articular processes of a vertebra, of which there are usually four, two superior and two inferior. ¹

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Definition of Zygapophysis

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Medical Definition of Zygapophysis

1. Origin: Gr. A yoke + E. Apophysis. One of the articular processes of a vertebra, of which there are usually four, two anterior and two posterior. See Vertebra. Zygapophys"ial. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Zygapophysis

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zydeco
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zyga
zygaenid
zygaenids
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zygal fissure
zygantra
zygantrum
zygapophyseal
zygapophyseal joints
zygapophyses
zygapophysial
zygapophysis (current term)
zygenid
zygenids
zygion
zygo-
zygobranchia
zygobranchiate
zygodactyl
zygodactyl foot
zygodactylae
zygodactyle
zygodactyles
zygodactyli
zygodactylic
zygodactylous

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