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  • n. See under zygosphene.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. See under zygosphene.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In herpetology, the fossa upon the posterior face of the neural arch of a vertebra of serpents and some lizards, for the reception of the zygosphene of a succeeding vertebra, the series of vertebr√¶ being more effectively interlocked thereby than is accomplished by the zygapophyses alone. Compare cut under zygosphene.


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