anatomically correct

idiom
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of anatomically correct

:having body parts like those of actual people
  • anatomically correct dolls

Word by Word Definitions

anatomy play anatomically
  1. : a branch of morphology that deals with the structure of organisms

  2. : a treatise on anatomical science or art

  3. : the art of separating the parts of an organism in order to ascertain their position, relations, structure, and function : dissection

correct play
  1. : to make or set right : amend

  2. : counteract, neutralize

  3. : to alter or adjust so as to bring to some standard or required condition

  1. : conforming to an approved or conventional standard

  2. : conforming to or agreeing with fact, logic, or known truth

  3. : conforming to a set figure


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up anatomically correct? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

to praise usually to excess

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!