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Flashcards in Mod D Tech 2 Anatomical Directional Terms Deck (14):
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Anterior:

In front of, front

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Posterior:

After, behind, following, toward the rear

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Distal:

Away from, furthest from the point of attachment

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Proximal:

Near, closer to the point of attachment

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Dorsal:

Near the upper surface, toward the back

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Ventral:

Toward the front

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Superior:

Above, over

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Inferior:

Below, under

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Lateral:

Toward the side, away from the mid-line

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Medial:

Toward the mid-line, middle, away from the side

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Caudal:

Toward the tail

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External:

Outside of, Outer

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Internal:

Inside of, Inner

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Three Planes of the body

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