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dorsal

1. Anatomy Zoology relating to the back or spinal part of the body
2. Botany of, relating to, or situated on the side of an organ that is directed away from the axis

dorsal

[′dȯr·səl]
(anatomy)
Located near or on the back of an animal or one of its parts.

canopy

1. A decorative hood above a niche, pulpit, choir stall, or the like.
2. A covered area which extends from the wall of a building, protecting an entrance or loading dock.
3. The collective term for the upper blanket of foliage on trees.

dorsal

dorsal
Pertaining to the rear and upper surface of an object (e.g., dorsal fin, dorsal tank).
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The anterior median dorsal plate is only known in visceral view (Fig.
The dorsal synovial outpouchings (DSO) of the radiocarpal and middle carpal joints are seen as virtual spaces without ecos.
Caption: Second dorsal and anal fins with dark markings and similar size
The first ceratobranchial cartilages in ventral position, together with faringobanchial and epibranchial cartilages in dorsal position, support the gill rays, together with the pseudohyal.
The main objective of this research is to identify the dorsal and ventral of rubber seeds using an image processing approach.
Out of eight rabbits, best Keloid was created by technique (g) where injection of TGFB1 was given, followed by ventral skin, ventral perichondrium, cartilage, and dorsal perichondrium punch excision, leaving behind only dorsal skin.
the ulnar artery joined with the large first dorsal interosseal artery to form the SPA and supplied thumb and index finger in 8% of cases among 86 dissected cadaveric specimens, [sup][3] whereas in our case, it does not supply the index finger.
A 63-year-old male patient was referred to our dermatology clinic due to painful violaceous bullous plaques located on the palms and dorsal aspect of the fingers of both hands with 2 weeks' evolution (Figure 1).
At our institution, the dorsal approach is used for radius shaft fractures in which it would not be possible to obtain adequate fixation from the volar approach, which is usually considered to be at least three bicortical screws using a dynamic low contact small fragment plate (Fig.
The new species can be distinguished from other species with its subgenital plate extremely short, with 3 macrosetae along upper margin sub-basally and 2 strong toothlike setae apically; pygofer lobe with a single dorsal macroseta.
All dorsal setae are smooth and J5 needle like usually fine pilose; sternal shield with sculptured 2
The dorsal and ventral entropion of lower eyelid were surgically managed by Hotz-celsus technique (Fig.