adjective Date: 1908 ventral and medial

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  • ventromedial — ven·tro·me·di·al (vĕn trō mēʹdē əl) adj. Both ventral and medial; extending toward the ventral surface and the median line.   ven tro·meʹdi·al·ly adv. * * * …   Universalium

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  • ventromedial — ven·tro·me·di·al mēd ē əl adj ventral and medial ven·tro·me·di·al·ly ē adv …   Medical dictionary

  • ventromedial — ven·tro·medial …   English syllables

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