adv. in a distal manner (away from the center or point of attachment)

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  • Distally — Dis tal*ly, adv. (Anat.) Toward a distal part. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • distally — adverb Towards a distal part The closest affinities of the Jubulaceae are with the Lejeuneaceae. The two families share in common: (a) elaters usually 1 spiral, trumpet shaped and fixed to the capsule valves, distally See Also: distal …   Wiktionary

  • distally — adverb far from the center (Freq. 1) the bronchus is situated distally • Derived from adjective: ↑distal • Topics: ↑anatomy, ↑general anatomy …   Useful english dictionary

  • distally — adverb see distal …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • distally — See distal. * * * …   Universalium

  • distally — dis·tal·ly (disґtə le) in a distal direction …   Medical dictionary

  • distally — dis·tal·ly …   English syllables

  • distal — distally, adv. /dis tl/, adj. 1. situated away from the point of origin or attachment, as of a limb or bone; terminal. Cf. proximal. 2. Dentistry. directed away from the sagittal plane or midline of the face, along the dental arch. Cf. buccal… …   Universalium

  • Human leg — Lateral aspect of right leg Latin membrum inferios MeSH …   Wikipedia

  • Insect morphology — Legend of body parts Tagmata : A Head, B Thorax, C Abdomen. 1. antenna 2. ocelli (lower) 3. ocelli (upper) 4. compound eye 5. brain (cerebral ganglia) 6. prothorax …   Wikipedia

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