Splanchnapophysis
Splanchnapophysis Splanch`napoph"y*sis, n.; pl. {Splanchnapophyses}. [NL. See {Splanchnic}, and {Apophysis}.] (Anat.) Any element of the skeleton in relation with the alimentary canal, as the jaws and hyoidean apparatus. -- {Splanch`nap`o*phys"i*al}, a. -- Mivart. [1913 Webster]

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  • splanchnapophysis — An apophysis of the typical vertebra, on the side opposite to the neural apophysis, or any bony process, giving attachment to a viscus or part of the alimentary tract. [splanchn + G. apophysis, offshoo …   Medical dictionary

  • Splanchnapophyses — Splanchnapophysis Splanch napoph y*sis, n.; pl. {Splanchnapophyses}. [NL. See {Splanchnic}, and {Apophysis}.] (Anat.) Any element of the skeleton in relation with the alimentary canal, as the jaws and hyoidean apparatus. {Splanch nap o*phys i*al} …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Splanchnapophysial — Splanchnapophysis Splanch napoph y*sis, n.; pl. {Splanchnapophyses}. [NL. See {Splanchnic}, and {Apophysis}.] (Anat.) Any element of the skeleton in relation with the alimentary canal, as the jaws and hyoidean apparatus. {Splanch nap o*phys i*al} …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • splanchnapophysial, splanchnapophyseal — Relating to a splanchnapophysis …   Medical dictionary

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