noun see dorsoventral

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • dorsoventral — dorsoventrality, n. dorsoventrally, adv. /dawr soh ven treuhl/, adj. 1. Zool. pertaining to the dorsal and ventral aspects of the body; extending from the dorsal to the ventral side: the dorsoventral axis. 2. Bot. dorsiventral. [1865 70; DORSO +… …   Universalium

  • dorsoventral — adjective Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: 1870 1. relating to, involving, or extending along the axis joining the dorsal and ventral sides 2. dorsiventral 1 • dorsoventrality noun • dorsoventrally adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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