Examples from the Web for distally
Proboscis as protruded short, distally expanded over proximal region.
Distally the surface is rounded for articulation with the radiale and perhaps the intermedium.
The four metacarpals are slightly expanded proximally and distally.
The two jaws are articulated together, and the cartilages of the two sides composing them meet each other distally.The Works of Francis Maitland Balfour, Volume III (of 4)|Francis Maitland Balfour