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Definitions and Synonyms of ventral | Another word for ventral | What is ventral?

Definition 1: toward or on or near the belly (front of a primate or lower surface of a lower animal) - [adjective denoting all]

Samples where ventral or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the ventral aspect of the human body
  • the liver is somewhat ventral in position
  • ventral (or pelvic) fins correspond to the hind limbs of a quadruped

(ventral is similar to ...) extending from the back to the belly

Definition 2: nearest to or facing toward the axis of an organ or organism - [adjective denoting all]

Samples where ventral or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the upper side of a leaf is known as the adaxial surface

Synonyms for ventral in the sense of this definition

(ventral belongs to category ...) the science that studies living organisms

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