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Flashcards in Directional Terms Deck (12):
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Anterior

In front of

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Posterior

Behind

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Ventral

Front/belly of organism

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Dorsal

Back of organism

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Distal

Far away

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Proximal

Near to

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Superior

Above

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Inferior

Below

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Lateral

To the side

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Medial

Middle, close to centre of organism

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Rostral

Towards head

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Caudal

Towards tail