Definition of “dorsum” - English Dictionary

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“dorsum” in British English

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dorsumnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈdɔː.səm/ us /ˈdɔːr.səm/ plural dorsa specialized

a Latin word meaning "back", used in medical names and descriptions of the back or top surface of an organ:

the dorsum of the foot

(Definition of “dorsum” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)