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postzygapophysis

Definitions

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  • n. A posterior zygapophysis.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A posterior zygapophysis.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In anatomy and zoology, an inferior or posterior zygapophysis; in man, an inferior oblique or articular process of a vertebra: opposed to prezygapophysis. See cuts under lumbar, vertebra, dorsal, and endoskeleton.

Etymologies

post- +‎ zygapophysis (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • While MIWG. 7306 includes a complete, intact left postzygapophysis, its left prezygapophysis is missing, and its right is broken off.

    ‘Angloposeidon’, the unreported story, part II

  • : D, dorsal vertebra; di, diapophysis; pa, parapophysis; pcdl, posterior centrodiapophyseal lamina; poz, postzygapophysis; ppdl, paradiapophyseal lamina; prz, prezygapophysis. [planned for page width] doi: 10.1371/journal. pone.0009789.g004

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