Synonyms for apophysis |

Synonyms and antonyms for apophysis

1. apophysis (n.)

(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 (n.)

(anatomy) a natural outgrowth or projection on an organ or body part such as the process of a vertebra