epiphysial
adjective see epiphyseal

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Epiphysial — Epiphyseal Ep i*phys e*al, Epiphysial Ep i*phys i*al, (Anat.) Pertaining to, or having the nature of, an epiphysis. [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • epiphysial — See epiphysis. * * * …   Universalium

  • epiphysial — epi·phys·i·al (ep″ĭ fizґe əl) epiphyseal …   Medical dictionary

  • epiphysial — adj. of the epiphysis, of the end of a bone which ossifies separately and later joins with the main bone (Anatomy) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • epiphysial — ep·i·phys·i·al …   English syllables

  • epiphysial — adjective relating to the epiphysis of a bone • Syn: ↑epiphyseal • Pertains to noun: ↑epiphysis, ↑epiphysis (for: ↑epiphyseal) • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • epiphysial apparatus — consists of two median dorsal projections from the diencephalon an anterior parietal body and a posterior pineal body or epiphysis. These bodies are light sensitive and influence the melanophores and the behavior of the animal …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • epiphysial, epiphyseal — Relating to an epiphysis …   Medical dictionary

  • Bioarchaeology — The term bioarchaeology was first coined by British archaeologist Grahame Clark in 1972 as a reference to zooarchaeology, or the study of animal bones from archaeological sites. Redefined in 1977 by Jane Buikstra, bioarchaeology in the US now… …   Wikipedia

  • Ossification of axis — The axis is ossified from five primary and two secondary centers. The axis is ossified from five primary and two secondary centers. The body and vertebral arch are ossified in the same manner as the corresponding parts in the other vertebrae, viz …   Wikipedia

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