paraphyseal

adjective
pa·​raph·​y·​se·​al | \ pə-ˌraf-ə-ˈsē-əl How to pronounce paraphyseal (audio) , -ˈzē- How to pronounce paraphyseal (audio) \
variants: or paraphysial \ ˌpar-​ə-​ˈfiz-​ē-​əl How to pronounce paraphyseal (audio) \

Medical Definition of paraphyseal

: of or relating to a paraphysis paraphyseal cysts

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“Paraphyseal.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/paraphyseal. Accessed 26 Nov. 2021.

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