Medical Dictionary


noun anat·o·my \ə-ˈnat-ə-mē\
plural anat·o·mies

Medical Definition of ANATOMY

:  a branch of morphology that deals with the structure of organisms—compare physiology 1
:  a treatise on anatomic science or art
:  the art of separating the parts of an organism in order to ascertain their position, relations, structure, and function :  dissection
:  structural makeup especially of an organism or any of its parts
July 06, 2015
categorical Hear it
absolute or relating to a category
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