anatomical Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “anatomical” in the English Dictionary

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uk   /ˌæn.əˈtɒm.ɪ.kəl/  us   /-ˈtɑː.mɪ-/

anatomical adjective (BODY)

medical relating to the ​scientificstudy and ​representation of the ​physicalbody and how ​itsparts are ​arranged: All ​medicalstudents are ​required to do an anatomical ​dissection of a ​humanbody. Her ​drawingscontain an ​astonishinglevel of anatomical ​detail. anatomical ​drawings

anatomical adjective (PLANT/ANIMAL)

relating to the ​physicalstructure of an ​animal or ​plant: It was the first ​time a ​complete anatomical ​reconstruction of a ​dinosaur had been ​attempted.
adverb uk   /ˌæn.əˈtɒm.ɪ.kəl.i/  us   /-ˈtɑː.mɪ-/
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