a combining form with the meaning “situated in front, fore,” used in the formation of compound words: anteroparietal.
- anterior vein of septum pellucidum,
- anterior vertebral vein,
- anterofacial dysplasia,
- anterograde amnesia,
- anterograde block,
Origin of antero-
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Anterior; in front:anteroposterior.
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