diapophysis

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diapophysis

 [di″ah-pof´ĭ-sis]
an upper transverse process of a vertebra.

superior articular process of vertebra

[TA]
one of the articular processes on the superior surface of the vertebral arch.

diapophysis

/di·a·poph·y·sis/ (di″ah-pof´ĭ-sis) an upper transverse process of a vertebra.

diapophysis

(dī′ə-pŏf′ĭ-sĭs)
n. pl. diapophy·ses (-sēz′) Anatomy
The superior or articular surface of the transverse process of a vertebra.

di·ap′o·phys′i·al (-ăp′ə-fĭz′ē-əl) adj.

diapophysis

a transverse process of a vertebra.