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A process projecting outward from the side of a vertebra.
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(Anatomy) anatomy either of the projections that arise from either side of a vertebra and provide articulation for the ribs
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a process that projects from the sides of a vertebra.
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|Noun||1.||transverse process - one of two processes that extend from each vertebra and provide the point of articulation for the ribs|
vertebra - one of the bony segments of the spinal column
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