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Synonyms for direction

authoritative control over the affairs of others

the continuous exercise of authority over a political unit

an act or instance of guiding

Synonyms for direction

a general course along which something has a tendency to develop

a formal statement of a command or injunction to do something

the concentration of attention or energy on something

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Second, material from the vertebral segments is reduced, displaced in a caudal direction and added to the upper cervical vertebrae.
12] The gradual increase in dimensions of typical lumbar vertebrae from cranial to caudal direction is related to their mechanical load.
Dissection of the renal vasculature proceeded from the level of the duodenum in a caudal direction towards the level of the inferior mesenteric artery, where the isthmus was encountered (Fig.
Expansion of the channel in the caudal direction is highly significant (P<0.
Furthermore, the caudal direction of the needle enables the catheter to easily pass into the superior vena cava without a tendency to the catheter migrating in the cranial direction.