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Stack #204014

orientation and directional terms

toward the head superior
away from the head inferior
toward the front of the body ventral (anterior)
toward the back of the body dorsal (posterior)
toward or at the midline of the body medial
away from the midline of the body lateral
between a more medial and more lateral structure intermediate
closer to the origin of the body , part or point of attachment of limb to body proximal
further away from the origin of the body distal
toward or at the surface superficial (external)
away from the body surface, more internal deep (internal )
Created by: sgregory