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mesad

(mēzăd′, -săd′)
adv.
  1. Toward the median plane of the body or of a part.
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  • First branchia on each side attached to second somite just in front and mesad of the first setigerous tubercle.

    Journal of Entomology and Zoology, Vol. 11. No. 1.

    Various

  • Mesad of the branchial process of each parapodium of the first four pairs is a cirrus or cirriform process.