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Medical Term:

vertical

Pronunciation: ver'ti-kal

Definition

  1. Relating to the vertex, or crown of the head.
  2. Perpendicular.
  3. Denoting any plane or line that passes longitudinally through the body in the anatomic position.

Synonym(s): verticalisTA

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