Synonyms for epiphysis |

Synonyms and antonyms for epiphysis

1. epiphysis (n.)

the end of a long bone; initially separated from the main bone by a layer of cartilage that eventually ossifies so the parts become fused


2. epiphysis (n.)

a small endocrine gland in the brain; situated beneath the back part of the corpus callosum; secretes melatonin