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gross anatomy

  1. the branch of anatomy that deals with structures that can be seen with the naked eye.
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Origin of gross anatomy

First recorded in 1885–90
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gross anatomy in Medicine

gross anatomy

  1. The study of the structures of the body that can be seen with the naked eye.macroscopic anatomy
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