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Overview of noun apophysis

The noun apophysis has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. apophysis

((botany) a natural swelling or enlargement: at the base of the stalk or seta in certain mosses or on the cone scale of certain conifers)

2. apophysis

((anatomy) a natural outgrowth or projection on an organ or body part such as the process of a vertebra) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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