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Anterior part

Anterior part

The portion of a structure that tlies most forward, or closest to the front surface relative to other parts; in human anatomy, the ventral portion of a structure.

See: anterior part of anterior commissure of brain, anterior part of diaphragmatic surface of liver, anterior part of fornix of vagina.

Synonym: pars anterior.

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Cone snail

Sorry, the picture has us looking at the anterior end, so I figured you might have it wrong-way 'round. Is the brown structure ... from the thumbnail the structure you're talking about? Hard to tell if it's part of the shell makings or sticking to the shell...

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by Darby
Tue Jun 12, 2012 1:40 am
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Cone snail
Replies: 4
Views: 4848

Re: Anatomical view vs position?

simple dear , anterior that part which in front and posterior that part which is backward

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by babariqbalmscbiotech
Mon Mar 07, 2011 6:11 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Anatomical view vs position?
Replies: 3
Views: 4085

Old bone

... Part of the anterior and posterior tubercle. I have no idea! That is why I thought I would see what others ...

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by johnzon
Tue Jan 05, 2010 11:45 pm
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Old bone
Replies: 8
Views: 10419

Question About The Development of Unidirectional Movement

... would benefit from having its sensory organs concentrated at the anterior pole of its body, for this is the part of the organism that first comes in contact with the surrounding environment. However, ...

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by cherib
Mon Oct 05, 2009 6:36 pm
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Question About The Development of Unidirectional Movement
Replies: 1
Views: 2724

Re: Vagus Nerve

... esophagus, branches of the right vagus nerve spread over the posterior part of the stomach, while the left vagus nerve... * hunger ( in motivation ... in the tongue, as well as taste. The gustatory fibres of the anterior tongue leave the lingual nerve to form the chorda...

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by sanjidcapa
Tue May 05, 2009 9:15 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Vagus Nerve
Replies: 19
Views: 167251
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