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posterior border

 

Definition: edge or margin of a structure that is most dorsal or toward the back side.

See: posterior border of fibula, posterior border of petrous part of temporal bone, posterior border of radius, posterior border of testis, posterior border of ulna

Synonym(s): margo posterior

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