dorsalis

noun
dor·​sa·​lis | \ dȯr-ˈsal-əs How to pronounce dorsalis (audio) , -ˈsāl- How to pronounce dorsalis (audio) , -ˈsäl- How to pronounce dorsalis (audio) \
plural dorsales\ -​ˈsal-​(ˌ)ēz How to pronounce dorsalis (audio) , -​ˈsāl-​; -​ˈsäl-​ˌās How to pronounce dorsalis (audio) \

Medical Definition of dorsalis

: any of several arteries situated in and supplying the back of the parts with which they are associated — see interosseus dorsalis, nucleus dorsalis, sacrococcygeus dorsalis, tabes dorsalis

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“Dorsalis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/dorsalis. Accessed 18 Sep. 2021.

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