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  • adj. Arising from the pleurapophysis of a vertebra.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Arising from the pleurapophysis of a vertebra.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Situated upon a pleurapophysis or pleural element of a vertebra, as a spine of a fish's back-bone; specifically, in vertebrate zoöl., pertaining to or of the nature of an epipleura.
  • In entomology, pertaining to, on, or bordering the epipleura or inflexed outer side of a beetle's elytrum.
  • n. Same as epipleura, 2.
  • n. Same as epipleura, 1.

Etymologies

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epi- +‎ pleural

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