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Anterior

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from the Latin: ante — before, in front + prior — ahead, leading
German: Anterior

Definition

Anterior is an adjective with the meanings: The front of a structure or organ; placed before or in front; directed toward the front.

Example: the anterior spinal artery

The opposite of anterior is posterior.

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Specialties: Anatomy

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