caudal

adjective cau·dal \ ˈkȯ-dᵊl \

Definition of caudal

1 :of, relating to, or being a tail
2 :directed toward or situated in or near the tail or posterior part of the body

caudally

play \-də-lē\ adverb

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Origin and Etymology of caudal

New Latin caudalis, from Latin cauda tail


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caudal

adjective cau·dal \ ˈkȯd-ᵊl \

medical Definition of caudal

1 :of, relating to, or being a tail
2 :situated in or directed toward the hind part of the body

caudally

play \-ᵊl-ē\ adverb

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