Definition of


  1. (noun, body) the back of the body of a vertebrate or any analogous surface (as the upper or outer surface of an organ or appendage or part)
  2. (noun, body) the posterior part of a human (or animal) body from the neck to the end of the spine

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Synonyms of Dorsum


Alternate forms of Dorsum

Derivations: dorsal

Hypernyms: body part

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