Tergal definition

  • adjective:
    • Of or regarding the tergum; dorsal
    • Of or regarding straight back, or tergum. See dorsal.
  • others:
    • Of or with respect to the trunk as a whole; dorsal; notæal: the opposite of sternal or ventral. Specifically
    • In entomology, of or related to a notum, tergum, or tergite.
    • In echinoderms, dorsal into the feeling of aboral; coronal: the alternative of ventral or oral: because, the tergal plates of a starfish.
    • In trilobites, of or regarding the axis or tergum. See cut under Trilobita.

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