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/ˈventrəl/ Adjective 1. Related to the abdomen or stomach. ( 2. (Anatomy) On the front side of the human body, or the corresponding surface of an animal, usually the lower surface. ( 3. An anatomical term referring to the bottom portion of either foot and/or hand. ( 4. (Anatomy) Relating to, situated on, or directed toward the belly surface. ( 5. (Anatomy) Denoting a position or region situated or close to the anterior. ( 6. (Botany) Adaxial; relating to the region facing the axis; pertaining to the lower or inner surface of a plant organ. ( Word origin: From Latin ventrālis, from venter (“belly,...

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