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un·der·sur·face

 (ŭn′dər-sûr′fəs)
n.

undersurface

(ˈʌndəˌsɜːfɪs)
n
the under or lower side or surface of something

un•der•sur•face

(ˈʌn dərˌsɜr fɪs)

n.
a bottom surface; underside.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.undersurface - the lower side of anythingundersurface - the lower side of anything    
base - a flat bottom on which something is intended to sit; "a tub should sit on its own base"
bilge - where the sides of the vessel curve in to form the bottom
heel - the bottom of a shoe or boot; the back part of a shoe or boot that touches the ground and provides elevation
sole - the underside of footwear or a golf club
side, face - a surface forming part of the outside of an object; "he examined all sides of the crystal"; "dew dripped from the face of the leaf"
underbelly - lower side; "the underbellies of clouds"

undersurface

noun
A side or surface that is below or under:
Translations

undersurface

n (= underside)Unterseite f
adj (= undersea(s))Unterwasser-; (= subterranean)unterirdisch
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In October, 1995, in North America, white erumpent sori were detected on the undersurfaces of leaves of a bed of Gerbera jamesonii that diagnose as white rust [22].
The frenum was engaged with a hemostat at the depth of the vestibule and incisions were placed on the upper and undersurfaces of the hemostat.
1a); base of metepisternum, apex of metacoxa and lateral areas of ventral segments 2 to 5 with dense white hairs; legs with sparse white hairs; undersurfaces with moderately dense white to golden pubescence; pygidial pubescence varying from uniform, moderately dense white hairs to white or brown hairs with a dense median stripe of white hairs.