ansa

noun
an·​sa | \ˈan-sə \
plural ansae\ -​ˌsē \

Medical Definition of ansa 

: a loop-shaped anatomical structure

Learn More about ansa

Dictionary Entries near ansa

ANP

ans

ANS

ansa

ansa cervicalis

ansa hypoglossi

Ansaid

Comments on ansa

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

WORD OF THE DAY

a private place of worship

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Difficult Vocab Quiz

  • the-education-of-achilles-eugne-delacroix
  • Which is a synonym of discomfit?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

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