Hy`per*a*poph"y*sis (?), n.; pl. Hyperapophyses (#). [NL. See Hyper-, and Apophysis.] Anat.

A lateral and backward-projecting process on the dorsal side of a vertebra.

-- Hy`per*ap`o*phys"i*al (#), a.

 

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