interspinous


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in·ter·spi·nal

(in'tĕr-spī'năl),
Between two spines, such as the spinous processes of the vertebrae.
Synonym(s): interspinous

interspinous

[-spī′nəs]
Etymology: L, inter + spina, spine
pertaining to the space between any spinous processes.

interspinous

Situated between, or joining, spinous processes of the spinal column or elsewhere.
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