Ventro- Ven"tro- [L. venter belly.] A combining form used in anatomy to indicate connection with, or relation to, the abdomen; also, connection with, relation to, or direction toward, the ventral side; as, ventrolateral; ventro-inguinal. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • ventro — elem. ventr(o) . Trimis de raduborza, 15.09.2007. Sursa: MDN …   Dicționar Român

  • ventro- — [ven′trō, ven′trə] [< L venter, belly: see VENTRAL] combining form 1. abdomen, belly [ventrotomy] 2. ventral and [ventrodorsal] …   English World dictionary

  • ventro- — combining form see ventr …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • ventro- — a combining form meaning abdomen, used in the formation of compound words: ventrodorsal. Also, ventr , ventri . [comb. form of NL venter VENTER; see O ] * * * …   Universalium

  • ventro- — Ventral. [L. venter, belly] * * * prefix denoting 1. ventral. 2. the abdomen …   Medical dictionary

  • ventro- — vèn·tro conf. TS anat., med. ventre, ventrale; relativo alla parte inferiore dell addome {{line}} {{/line}} ETIMO: da ventre …   Dizionario italiano

  • ventro- — combining form denoting 1) ventral. 2) the abdomen …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • ventro- — or ventri aff. a combining form meaning “abdomen”: ventrodorsal[/ex] • Etymology: comb. form of NL venter venter; see o …   From formal English to slang

  • ventro- — see ventr …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ventro-inguinal — Ven tro in gui*nal, a. (Anat.) Pertaining both to the abdomen and groin, or to the abdomen and inguinal canal; as, ventro inguinal hernia. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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