gross anatomy


noun

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

Nearby words

  1. gros ventre,
  2. grosbeak,
  3. groschen,
  4. grosgrain,
  5. gross,
  6. gross domestic product,
  7. gross income,
  8. gross national product,
  9. gross one out,
  10. gross out


Origin of gross anatomy

First recorded in 1885–90

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Medicine definitions for gross anatomy

gross anatomy

n.

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

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