middorsal

adjective
mid·​dor·​sal | \ ˈmid-ˈdȯr-səl How to pronounce middorsal (audio) \

Definition of middorsal

: of, relating to, or situated in the middle part or median line of the back

First Known Use of middorsal

1866, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of middorsal was in 1866

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“Middorsal.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/middorsal. Accessed 17 Jan. 2022.

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middorsal

adjective
mid·​dor·​sal | \ (ˈ)mid-ˈdȯr-səl How to pronounce middorsal (audio) \

Medical Definition of middorsal

: of, relating to, or situated in the middle part or median line of the back

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