mediad


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mediad

(ˈmiːdɪæd)
adj
1. (Anatomy) anatomy zoology situated near the median line or plane of an organism
2. (Zoology) anatomy zoology situated near the median line or plane of an organism
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Differences from VC and HS were difficult to detect, but the insertion seemed to extend farther mediad and distad.
Thoracic pleura and sterna: Each side of proepisterna provided anteriorly with a thick collarlike tumescent ridge delimited by deep transverse furrow, posterior margin of mesopleurite roundedly projecting posteriad just ventrad of humeri; mesopleuron without peculiarities; metapleuron with a well-developed scent gland ostiole situated slightly mediad to middle of metapleuron, associated with a long, evenly curved peritreme of various length (Fig.
Teeth in about 5 rows; 7 teeth along middle, about 17 along posterior margin, but at least one tooth missing; teeth compressed, along margins and anteriorly slender, unicuspid; mediad and caudad slightly coarser and longer, bicuspid, with strong posterior, antrorse cusp, and minor anterior blunt or pointed cusp subdistally.