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caudad

adverb
  1. anatomy towards the tail or posterior partCompare cephalad

Word Origin

C19: from cauda + -ad ²
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012

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caudad in Medicine

caudad

([object Object])
adv.
  1. Toward the tail or posterior end of the body; caudally.
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