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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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Influence of diet and methyl eugenol on the mating success of males of the oriental fruit fly, Bactrocera dorsalis (Diptera: Tephritidae).
For culture of Bactrocera dorsalis initially the infested mangoes of three varieties Chunsa, Sindhri and Beganpali were collected from the mango research field (garden) of Dr.
PubMed Key Words: dorsal scapular nerve, dorsoscapular nerve, nervus dorsalis scapulae, mid-thoracic pain * EbscoHost that included: Alt HealthWatch, AMED, CINAHL, eBook Collection, ERIC, Medline, Nursing & Allied Health Collection, Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection, Rehabilitation & Sports Medicine Source, SportDiscus, American Doctoral Dissertations Key Words: dorsal scapular nerve, dorsoscapular nerve, nervus dorsalis scapulae, mid-thoracic pain * Index to Chiropractic Literature Key Words: dorsal scapular nerve, dorsoscapular nerve, nervus dorsalis scapulae, mid-thoracic pain * Hand searches of references from the retrieved articles and textbooks Table 2.
dorsalis by 1) the latter's more rounded dorsoposterior corner of upper jaw (Figure 2) and 2) a pectoral fin shorter than pelvic fin versus 1) more angular and 2) almost equal in length.
Distribution and management of Scirtothrips dorsalis Hood (Thysanoptera: Thripidae) on rose".
PAD was defined as presence of at least two of the following factors: ABI < 1, absence of both dorsalis pedis and posterior tibial pulses at palpation in one or both legs, and intermittent claudication.
dorsalis (Hendel) y de la mosca de la fruta de la guayaba en Taiwan (Chiang et al.
Descripcion y discusion: fragmento proximal de ulna con la punta del olecranon y la superficie del cotylo dorsalis rotos.
Among them were for example Medioppia hygrophila, Nanhermannia dorsalis, and Zetomimus furcatus.
Charcot arthropathy (also known as neuropathic osteoarthropathy or neuropathic arthropathy) is a progressive, degenerative arthritis associated with an underlying central or associated neurological disease that affects the peripheral or spinal joints (1) It was first reported in 1868 by Charcot in a case (1) that involved tabes dorsalis and is especially characterized by progressive osteoclasts, bone resorption, and deformity.
Five species of mosquitoes have been identified in the area, but nearly all of them are Aedes dorsalis - the salt marsh mosquito, which breeds in the saline and hyper-saline habitat newly expanded by the Fish & Wildlife Service.