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Flashcards in Terminology Deck (13):
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Adduct

To draw something towards

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Anterior

Near to the front

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Contralateral

Opposite to which side the injury has occurred

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Distal

Away from the centre of the body

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Dorsal

Upperside or back

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Inferior

Below or lower in position

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Ipsilateral

Sameside of the body to which the injury occurred

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Lateral

Further from the middle

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Medial

Near to the middle

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Posterior

Further back or near to the rear

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Proximal

Near to the centre of the body

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Superior

Higher or above

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Ventral

Underside