ventrad

[ ven-trad ]
/ ˈvɛn træd /
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adverb Anatomy, Zoology.

toward the ventral side; ventrally.

Nearby words

  1. ventolin,
  2. ventose,
  3. ventosity,
  4. ventouse,
  5. ventr-,
  6. ventral,
  7. ventral column of spinal cord,
  8. ventral fin,
  9. ventral horn,
  10. ventral plate

Origin of ventrad

First recorded in 1840–50; ventr- + -ad3

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Medicine definitions for ventrad

ventrad

[ vĕntrăd ]

adv.

Toward the ventral side or surface.

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