dorsiventral definition

  • adjective:
    • Botany Flattened and having distinct upper and lower surfaces, as most leaves do.
    • Biology Extending from a dorsal to a ventral area: dorsiventral muscles.
    • dorsoventral
    • Having distinct top and lower surfaces, as most typical leaves. The leaves of this iris are not dorsiventral.
    • See Dorsoventral.
  • others:
    • In structure, identical to dorsabdominal.
    • In botany, just like bifacial, 2.
    • In addition dorsoventral.

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