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Synonyms for dorsum

the posterior part of a human (or animal) body from the neck to the end of the spine

the back of the body of a vertebrate or any analogous surface (as the upper or outer surface of an organ or appendage or part)

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Given her financial expertise, Dorsa will also participate on the audit committee of the board.
Dorsa was employed as SVP and CFO at Avaya Inc and was part of Mayor Ed Koch of the City of New York earlier in her career.
If credit unions can figure out how to deal with young, first-time homebuyers, we'll accomplish lowering the average age of a credit union member, get more real estate loans and market share, and strengthen the credit union industry for perpetuity," says Dorsa.
Dorsa was also banned from playing for Iran because she did not wear a headscarf during the tournament, leading to a wave of outrage from hardliner media.
Dorsa has served as executive vice president and chief financial officer of PSEG since April 2009.
The Internet is very helpful to Merck's treasury organization, according to Caroline Dorsa, treasurer of Merck in Whitehouse Station, N.
Lorraine Dorsa and David Mountford of DCS Retirement Group will be the featured speakers on the webinar on October 19, 2011, at 4:30 p.
However, the Mehr news agency reported Monday that the president of Iran's chess federation, Mehrdad Pahlevanzadeh, said that Dorsa has now changed her national federation to the United States, which is not unusual among chess players.
I know I risk sounding like a broken record when I keep bringing it up, but purchase money lending is really different," said Bob Dorsa, president of the American Credit Union Mortgage Association.
Images of Dione's 500-mile-long (800 kilometers) mountain Janiculum Dorsa suggest that the moon could have been a weaker copycat of Enceladus, Saturn's icy geyser moon.
Acroangiodermatitis in patients with chronic venous insufficiency manifests usually as bilateral skin lesions located on the dorsa of the feet, hallux and second toe, or on the medial aspect of lower legs.
Potentially more exciting is MARSIS's discovery that huge quantities of ice may underlie a large plain beyond the southern polar cap called Dorsa Argentea, which covers 3 million square kilometers, about 2% of the planet's surface.
Dorsa worked for Mayor Ed Koch of the City of New York promoting economic development in midtown Manhattan.
When her husband is called to the frontline, Shideh is left in the apartment with their young daughter Dorsa (Avin Manshadi).
CASE REPORT: A 45 year old male presented to skin opd with warty lesions over the dorsa of hands since 3 years.