Definition of dorsoventrally in English:

dorsoventrally

adverb

Anatomy Biology

See dorsoventral

  • ‘He presented an organism with dorsoventrally compressed oval body.’
  • ‘It is slightly twisted longitudinally, much thicker, and less flattened dorsoventrally than the other carpals.’
  • ‘The distal end is dorsoventrally flattened with a mildly convex and faintly bilobed articulation surface.’
  • ‘The glenoid cavity is narrow and elongate dorsoventrally in the same plane as the limbs of the scapula.’
  • ‘The skull is dorsoventrally flattened, and partly disarticulated.’