anatomical

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj anatomical of or relating to the structure of the body "anatomical features"
    • adj anatomical of or relating to the branch of morphology that studies the structure of organisms "anatomical research"
    • n anatomical an expression that relates to anatomy
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Anatomical Of or relating to anatomy or dissection; as, the anatomic art; anatomical observations.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • anatomical Of or pertaining to anatomy; according to the principles of anatomy; relating to the parts of the body when dissected or separated.
    • anatomical Structural or morphological, as distinguished from functional or physiological: as, anatomical characters.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adjs Anatomical relating to anatomy
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. anatomicus, Gr. : cf. F. anatomique,. See Anatomy
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Gr. ana, up, asunder, temnein, to cut.

Usage

In literature:

In addition, the anatomical determination is beset with difficulties.
"Essay on the Creative Imagination" by Th. Ribot
What those may be tempted to think of it who are conversant with Dr. Hunter's principal anatomical work, we shall not presume to say.
"The Mirror of Taste, and Dramatic Censor, Vol. I, No. 4, April 1810" by Various
But (it is said) there is anatomical evidence of the superior mental capacity of men compared with women: they have a larger brain.
"The Subjection of Women" by John Stuart Mill
Its body rose in an anatomical spiral.
"Fantazius Mallare" by Ben Hecht
A little anatomical knowledge will prevent us from being deceived, and enable us to make due allowances.
"Buchanan's Journal of Man, July 1887" by Various
There had never been any scientific or anatomical explanation of the phenomena, and this mystery I desired to dispel.
"Buchanan's Journal of Man, September 1887" by Various
A proper understanding of physiological functions is based upon anatomical knowledge of the organs concerned.
"The Sexual Life of the Child" by Albert Moll
In reducing a dislocation, no amount of physical force will compensate for a want of anatomical knowledge.
"Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition." by Alexander Miles
But anatomically they are nearly identical.
"Man And His Ancestor" by Charles Morris
If you will mail the coupon below, this Anatomical and Physiological Chart will be mailed to you without one cent of expense.
"Astounding Stories of Super-Science February 1930" by Various
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In poetry:

Oh, if my skill did but suffice
After a fashion,
In eight lines I'd anatomize
The parts of passion.
"In everything I seek to grasp..." by Boris Pasternak

In news:

Maine artist Sarah Yakawonis uses quilling paper, thin strips of colored paper that can be curled and shaped, to create anatomical images.
Driving, (stuck, actually) behind one of their tourist horse-drawn carriages, we witnessed the impromptu voiding of the animal's bladder, which anatomically is not controllable by any man-made device.
1 Both anatomically and in a dental patient's perception, the maxillary central incisors are front and center in a smile.
Double fenestration of the internal jugular vein : A rare anatomic variant.
It detects coronary lesions , highlights the anatomy and the measures the size of the lesion and degree of anatomical vessel blockage.
The new look of Gray's Anatomy: The Anatomical Basis of Clinical Practice.
"They had to be similar enough in appearance to anatomically modern humans that reproduction would happen," said Akey.
These anatomic imaging modalities provide exquisite anatomic detail and are indispensable specifically for guiding surgical intervention.
Intrinsic Medical Imaging Introduces Matrix Volumetric Analytics for Advanced Anatomical Interrogation .
At Kay 's request her final gift was to the University of Buffalo Anatomical Gift Program for use of her body for research and.
At Kay 's request her final gift was to the University of Buffalo Anatomical Gift Program for use of her body for research and therefore visitation will not be ob-served.
The mother of a 13-year-old boy said she's outraged her son was banned from wearing a T-shirt in class that shows an anatomically correct US Marine Corps bulldog.
A wax model by Clemente Susini from the late 18th or early 19th century is part of the collection at the Museum of Anatomical Waxes, in Bologna, Italy.
Matrix Volumetric Analytics Software for advanced anatomical interrogation enables assessment of vascular and heart structure pre- and post-surgery for a wide variety of procedures.
We discuss the clinical importance of anatomic variations and potential causative mechanisms of CSF rhinorrhea during septoplasty.
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In science:

Matching 3-D anatomical surfaces with non-rigid deformations using octree-splines.
MRI/TRUS data fusion for prostate brachytherapy. Preliminary results
However, such use of wavelets ignores the anatomical connectivity of the cortex. A common view of the cerebral cortex is that it is organized into distinct functional regions which are interconnected by tracts of axonal fibers.
Wavelets on Graphs via Spectral Graph Theory
By tracing the fiber tracts, it is possible to noninvasively infer the anatomical connectivity of cortical regions.
Wavelets on Graphs via Spectral Graph Theory
This raises an interesting question of whether knowledge of anatomical connectivity can be exploited for processing of image data on the cortical surface.
Wavelets on Graphs via Spectral Graph Theory
Detected activations are shown against the sub ject’s anatomical image.
Random threshold for linear model selection, revisited
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