Ectad
Ectad Ec"tad, adv. [Ect- + L. ad towards.] (Anat.) Toward the outside or surface; -- opposed to {entad}. --B. G. Wilder. [1913 Webster]

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  • ectad — outwards, towards the exterior …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • ectad — adv. [Gr. ektos, outside; L. ad, toward] From within toward the exterior; see entad …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • ectad — /ek tad/, adv. Anat., Zool. outward. [1880 85; ECT + AD3] * * * …   Universalium

  • ectad — adverb outward Ant: entad …   Wiktionary

  • ectad — Outward. [G. ektos, outside, + L. ad, to] * * * ec·tad ek .tad adv toward the outside compare ENTAD * * * ec·tad (ekґtəd) [ect + ad1] outward; the reverse of inward …   Medical dictionary

  • ectad — adv. toward the exterior, outward …   English contemporary dictionary

  • ectad — ec·tad …   English syllables

  • ectad — ˈekˌtad adverb Etymology: ect + ad, adverb suffix anatomy : outward …   Useful english dictionary

  • Entad — En tad, adv. [Ent + L. ad towards.] (Anat.) Toward the inside or central part; away from the surface; opposed to {ectad}. B. G. Wilder. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • entad — adv. [Gr. entos, within; L. ad, toward] Extending inwardly from the exterior; internally; see ectad …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

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