What is another word for dorsum?

70 synonyms found


[ dˈɔːsəm], [ dˈɔːsəm], [ d_ˈɔː_s_ə_m]

How to use "Dorsum" in context?

The dorsal side of the human body is the side that faces front. It includes the back, sides, and tummy. It is covered by skin. The back is the most comfortable side to sleep on and is the side of the body that is farthest from the ground.. The sides of the dorsal side contain the lungs and provide support for the organs in the chest. The stomach is located on the ventral side. The dorsum is also where the backbone curves inward. This is the side of the body that is mostflexible.

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