Neurapophyses
Neurapophysis Neu`ra*poph"y*sis, n.; pl. {Neurapophyses}. [NL. See {Neuro-}, and {Apophysis}.] (Anat.) (a) One of the two lateral processes or elements which form the neural arch. (b) The dorsal process of the neural arch; neural spine; spinous process. [1913 Webster]

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