preaxial(redirected from preaxially)
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Related to preaxially: postaxial
Situated in front of or superior to the median axis of the body or a body part.
1. (Anatomy) situated or occurring in front of the axis of the body
2. (Anatomy) of or relating to the anterior part of a vertebrate limb
pre•ax•i•al(priˈæk si əl)
situated in front of an axis of the body.