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structure

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noun struc·ture \ˈstrək-chər\

Medical Definition of structure

  1. 1:  something (as an anatomical part) arranged in a definite pattern of organization

  2. 2a:  the arrangement of particles or parts in a substance or body <molecular structure>b:  organization of parts as dominated by the general character of the whole <personality structure>

  3. 3:  the aggregate of elements of an entity in their relationships to each other





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