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- me·si·al·ly, adverb
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How to use mesial in a sentence
Pallas describes the black of the tail as passing upwards in a mesial line.Natural History of the Mammalia of India and Ceylon | Robert A. Sterndale
The first form is known as upward luxation and is made possible by rupture of the mesial (internal) femeropatellar ligament.Lameness of the Horse | John Victor Lacroix
Sprains of the mesial tarsal ligaments cause lameness somewhat similar to that of spavin.Lameness of the Horse | John Victor Lacroix
Standing exactly at the back, there is a remarkable flatness at the lower end of the mesial groove.Field and Hedgerow | Richard Jefferies
On the mesial side of this corpus dentatum lie three smaller nuclei.
British Dictionary definitions for mesial
anatomy another word for medial (def. 1)
- mesially, adverb
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