pleurapophysis


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pleurapophysis

 [ploor″ah-pof´ĭ-sis]
a rib, or a vertebral process corresponding to a rib.

pleur·a·poph·y·sis

(plūr'ă-pof'i-sis),
A rib, or the process on a cervical or lumbar vertebra corresponding thereto. Compare: superior articular process of vertebra.
[pleur- + G. apophysis, process, offshoot]

pleur·a·poph·y·sis

(plūr'ă-pof'i-sis)
A rib, or the process on a cervical or lumbar vertebra corresponding thereto.
[pleur- + G. apophysis, process, offshoot]

pleurapophysis

a rib, or a vertebral process corresponding to a rib.