distad

[dis-tad]

adverb

toward or at the distal end or part.

Origin of distad

First recorded in 1795–1805; dist(ant) + -ad3
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distad in Medicine

distad

[dĭstăd′]

adv.

Toward the periphery; in a distal direction.
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