anapophysial

adjective

an·​ap·​o·​phys·​i·​al
¦aˌnapə¦fizēəl,
a¦n-
: of or relating to an anapophysis

Word History

Etymology

New Latin anapophysis + English -al

First Known Use

1851, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of anapophysial was in 1851

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“Anapophysial.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/anapophysial. Accessed 20 Jun. 2024.

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