interneural

adjective
in·​ter·​neural | \ ¦intə(r)+\

Definition of interneural

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: situated between neural arches or neural spines

interneural

noun
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plural -s

Definition of interneural (Entry 2 of 2)

: one of the spiny bones that extend into the flesh of certain fishes between the neural spines and articulate with the rays of the dorsal fins

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History and Etymology for interneural

Adjective

inter- + neural

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