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directional terms

rostal towards nose
caudal away from nose
cranial towards head
caudal towards tail
proximal towards body mass
distal away from body mass
lateral away from median/sagittal plane
medial toward median/sagittal plane
superficial towards surface of body/organ
deep towards centre of body/organ
dorsal towards upper surface of the body
ventral toward belly (tail, neck, paws)
transverse plane seperates head and tail
sagittal/median plane seperates left and right
dorsal plane separates upper surface/back and belly
axial plane separates left and right of limbs
plantar sole of the feet/paws
palmar sole of the front hands/paws
Created by: aletri16