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Pronunciation: an′ă-tom′ik


  1. Relating to anatomy.
  2. Denoting a strictly morphological feature distinct from its physiologic or surgical considerations, anatomic neck of humerus, anatomic dead space, anatomic lobulation of the liver.

Synonym(s): structural

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