anteroventral

adjective
an·tero·ven·tral | \ˌan-tə-(ˌ)rō-ˈven-trəl \

Medical Definition of anteroventral 

: located in front and toward the lower surface The key morphological innovations producing these holes are found on the vomer, the anteroventral element of the neurocranium.— Stephen F. Norton, Science, 1 July 1988

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