caudad

adverb
cau·​dad | \ ˈkȯ-ˌdad How to pronounce caudad (audio) \

Definition of caudad

: toward the tail or posterior end

First Known Use of caudad

1888, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for caudad

Latin cauda

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caudad

adverb
cau·​dad | \ ˈkȯ-ˌdad How to pronounce caudad (audio) \

Medical Definition of caudad

: toward the tail or posterior end

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