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orad

[awr-ad, ohr-]
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adverb Anatomy, Zoology.
  1. toward the mouth or the oral region.

Origin of orad

1890–95; < Latin ōr- (stem of ōs) mouth + -ad3
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orad in Medicine

orad

(ôrăd′)
adj.
  1. In a direction toward the mouth.
  2. Situated nearer the mouth in relation to a specific reference point.
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