Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A process, or other element, of a vertebra developed from the ventral side of the centrum.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A process, or other element, of a vertebra developed from the ventral side of the centrum, as hæmal spines, and chevron bones.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In anatomy, a median process or apophysis from the under or ventral side of the centrum of a vertebra: opposed to epapophysis.

Etymologies

hypo- +‎ apophysis (Wiktionary)

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