Define the following term: ventral


Define the following term:


Body Planes

Organisms that are grouped as vertebrates have a similar structure because of bilaterally symmetry. For this reason, anatomical terms for direction can be applied to these organisms.

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The term ventral refers to an area that is at the front (in animals such as human that stand up right) or the underside of an animal (such as dogs...

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Anatomical Directional Terminology: Limbs, Hands & Feet


Chapter 4 / Lesson 9

Learn anatomical terms for the hands and feet, including the meaning of dorsal vs. plantar, the palmar surface of the hand, and the dorsal surface of the hand.

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