Tag Archives | Zoology

ZYGAPOPHYSES

Articular processes of the vertebrae of higher vertebrates, arising from the anterior and posterior sides of the neurapophyses.

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ZYGODACTYLOUS

Said of birds which have the first and fourth toes directed backwards, as parrots,

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ZYGOGENETIC

A product of fertilization,

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ZYGOMA

The bony arch of the side of the head in mammals which bounds the lower side of the orbit,

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ZYGOMATIC

Pertaining to the zygoma. See jugal,

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ZYGOTE

The cell that results from the fusion of two gametes. Adj zygotic.

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