Definition of zygapophysis in English:

zygapophysis

Syllabification: zyg·a·poph·y·sis
Pronunciation: /ˌzigəˈpäfəsis, ˌzīgə-/

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noun (plural zygapophyses)

  • One of the two paired processes of a vertebra that interlock it with the adjacent vertebrae.

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