"zygosphene" Definition

  1. n. A median process on the front part of the neural arch of the vertebrae of most snakes and some lizards, which fits into a fossa, called the zygantrum, on the back part of the arch in front.

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Position in dictionary: 111687 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n.,
Words that start with "zygosphene": 1
Words that end with "zygosphene": 1
Words that contain "zygosphene": 1
Next words in dictionary: zygospore, zylonite, zymase, zyme, zymic
Previous words in dictionary: zygosperm, zygosis, zygomorphous, zygomorphic, zygomatic

English Dictionary Definition of zygosphene

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