Dorsally \Dor"sal*ly\, adv. (Anat.) On, or toward, the dorsum, or back; on the dorsal side of; dorsad. [1913 Webster]

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  • dorsally — adverb see dorsal II …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • dorsally — See dorsal. * * * …   Universalium

  • dorsally — adverb Towards the dorsal side …   Wiktionary

  • dorsally — adv. toward the back …   English contemporary dictionary

  • dorsally — dor·sal·ly …   English syllables

  • dorsally — adverb in a dorsal location or direction • Derived from adjective: ↑dorsal …   Useful english dictionary

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