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ventral

1. relating to the front part of the body; towards the belly
2. of, relating to, or situated on the upper or inner side of a plant organ, esp a leaf, that is facing the axis
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ventral

[′ven·trəl]
(botany)
On the lower surface of a dorsiventral plant structure, such as a leaf.
(zoology)
On or belonging to the lower or anterior surface of an animal, that is, on the side opposite the back.
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ventral

ventral
Ventimeter.
Pertaining to the belly, or the underside of a vehicle, as in a ventral tank or a ventral camera. See ventral fin and ventral tank.
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As displayed in Figures 4(a)-4(d), both the density of GFAP-positive astrocytes and the GFAP protein level in the spinal ventral horn were dramatically decreased in the fluorocitrate-treated group as compared to the saline control group.
In head region maximum diameter of sweat gland was observed in head lateral followed by head ventral areas with a significant difference (p<0.05) from head dorsal area.
Layderdale, FL 33309, USA; Tel +1-8003-27-0015; URL www.acuderm.com) 8 mm was taken and a disc of ventral skin, ventral perichondrium, cartilage, and dorsal perichondrium was excised, leaving behind only dorsal skin, at point injected.
Labium domed, wider than long, with reduced number of cuspules in anterior third (1-11), maxillae with 67-142 cuspules in basal third on ventral side.
Repair of Rumino- Entero-Omentocele (Ventral Hernia) in a Cow - A Case Report.
triloba differs from Furcocercaria XIX in the arrangement of the penetration gland-cells (one pair anterior and one pair lateral to the ventral sucker), the absence of caudal bodies in tail stem, smaller body (175 [+ or -] 15/44 [+ or -] 4 vs.
Objective: In this study, we compared the results of patients who underwent laparoscopic and open ventral and incisional hernia repair in our clinic during last four years.
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 patient in this case presented to the emergency department with nonspecific symptoms following an ileoanal anastomosis in 2012 and an incisional ventral hernia repair with mesh in 2015.
SEM micrographafer 24 hrs incubation with 10 [micro]g/ml ethanolic extracts of Calligonum comosum plant, the oral and ventral suckers appeared to be slightly more swollen than normal Fig3 (a and b).
2c) ischium smooth, length about as long as maximum width; merus with well demarcated rounded lobe on ventrolateral (flexor) margin; propodus relatively short; carpus, propodus and dactylus with long setae on ventral (flexor) margins.