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Synonyms for posterior

Synonyms for posterior

located in the rear

following something else in time

the part of one's back on which one rests in sitting

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a tooth situated at the back of the mouth

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located at or near or behind a part or near the end of a structure

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coming at a subsequent time or stage

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Pygidial axis strongly convex, gradually tapering backwards, rounded posteriorly, with five axial rings, and a very small terminal piece, about 80-85% as long and two-thirds as wide as the pygidium, bordered by deep axial furrows.
Drives the nucleus posteriorly against posterior annular fibers
Abdomen beige, mottled with white, with faint transverse lines posteriorly as well as a number of dark brown markings; venter white with fine hairs, with some brown spots laterally.
Furthermore, the lateral condyle moved slightly posteriorly in ACL-deficient knees during flexion from 15[degrees] to 60[degrees], which was accompanied by reduced extent of external femoral rotation.
One way to facilitate positioning the XCP posteriorly is to use a pediatric-sized film instead of an adult-sized film, since the edges of the adult film may protrude too far posteriorly compared to those of pediatric film.
Calamagras platyspondyla either lacks subcentral ridges, or, if present, they are poorly developed and the neural spines do not overhang posteriorly.
Their females share the medially or posteriorly situated atrium, the long epigynal teeth, and the more or less broad spermathecae.
If an infant's heel is to be punctured, the site shall be on the plantar surface medial to a line drawn posteriorly from the middle of the great toe to the heel, or lateral to a line drawn posteriorly from between the fourth and fifth toes to the heel.
4) The problem with SSF is that it focuses on the vault only without taking other defects into account, and it deviates the vagina slightly posteriorly.
Trunk scales elongate, with a relatively wide medial and a narrower lateral area; crown posteriorly roundish or pointed, the apex protruding over the base.
All the tubed scales of the peduncular part are counted, even though one is usually located posteriorly to the base of the caudal fin.
The external genitalia and the urogenital diaphragm are found within the urogenital triangle, while the anal triangle is composed of the centrally placed anal canal encircled by the external anal sphincter and flanked laterally and posteriorly by the ischiorectal fossae (Figure 3).