intersegmental

adjective in·ter·seg·men·tal \ ˌin-tər-seg-ˈmen-tᵊl \
variants: or less commonly inter-segmental

Definition of intersegmental

: occurring between or involving two or more segments
  • intersegmental spinal ligaments
; specifically : lying between somites
  • intersegmental nerves

First Known Use of intersegmental

1862

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intersegmental

adjective in·ter·seg·men·tal \ -seg-ˈment-ᵊl \

medical Definition of intersegmental

: occurring between or involving two or more segments (as of the spine)
  • intersegmental traction
; specifically : lying between embryonic somites
  • intersegmental nerves

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