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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One of the ventral processes of a vertebra, or the dorsal element in each half of a hemal arch, forming, or corresponding to, a vertebral rib.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A lateral process of a vertebra, having the morphological character of a rib, or forming a true rib.

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