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- adjective anatomy, zoology Between the neural arch and the
centrumof a vertebra.
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The body of the vertebra during the first few years of life shows, therefore, two synchondroses, neurocentral synchondroses, traversing it along the planes of junction of the three centers (Fig. 102).
In the thoracic region, the facets for the heads of the ribs lie behind the neurocentral synchondroses and are ossified from the centers for the vertebral arch.