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1.1formal (front, forward)anterior
- Physical examination revealed a golf-ball-sized lesion fixed to the hyoid bone in the anterior midline of the neck.
- The aortic arch is anterior to the trachea, and the descending aorta is on the right side.
- The anterior cruciate ligament joins the back of the inside of the thighbone to the outside front of the shinbone.
- Operative findings revealed a mass within the left broad ligament, predominantly anterior to the uterus and crossing the midline.
- A second separate irregular sacculated pouch was located anterior to the first in the septum and anterior left ventricular wall.
- Since documentary is defined by the viewer's attribution of relevance to the anterior event, the deployment of the zoom and the viewer's reception of it is a very precarious situation.
- In some anterior time, the burial mound had been desecrated, its jeweled contents taken away.
- It is not contemplated that these prior, anterior selves and actions may be in fact constituted by, or be the effects of, the signs and codes that supposedly reflect them.
- Usually the lateral stamens emerge first, then the anterior stamen.
- One anterior petal is missing as well as a posterior stamen.
2as preposition anterior to — anterior a
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