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mid·line

 (mĭd′līn′)
n.
A medial line, especially the medial line or plane of the body.

midline

(ˈmɪdˌlaɪn)
n
a line situated in the middle of something, esp an imaginary line that divides an organism or organ into symmetrical parts

mid•line

(ˈmɪdˌlaɪn)

n.
a median plane, esp. of the body or a body part.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.midline - the median plane of the body (or some part of the body)midline - the median plane of the body (or some part of the body)
plane, sheet - (mathematics) an unbounded two-dimensional shape; "we will refer to the plane of the graph as the X-Y plane"; "any line joining two points on a plane lies wholly on that plane"
Translations

midline

n. línea media del cuerpo.

midline

n (of the body) eje m (central), línea media (del cuerpo)
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