see apophysis.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • apophysary — SYN: apophysial. * * * apoph·y·sa·ry (ə pofґə ză re) apophyseal …   Medical dictionary

  • apophysary — apoph·y·sary …   English syllables

  • apophysary — adjective see apophyseal …   Useful english dictionary

  • point — 1. SYN: punctum. 2. A sharp end or apex. 3. A slight projection. 4. A stage or condition reached, as the boiling p. 5. To become ready to open, said of an abscess or boil the wall of which is becoming thin and about to rupture. 6. In mathematics …   Medical dictionary

  • apophysis — apophysate /euh pof euh sit, sayt /, adj. apophyseal, apophysial /ap euh fiz ee euhl, euh pof euh see euhl/, apophysary /euh pof euh ser ee/, adj. /euh pof euh sis/, n., pl. apophyses / seez /. 1. Anat., Bot. an outgrowth; process; projection or… …   Universalium

  • apophysial, apophyseal — Relating to or resembling an apophysis. SYN: apophysary …   Medical dictionary

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