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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

adv. - In a location or direction of the back.

Usage examples (33)
  • Grain is oblong, slightly flattened, dorsally rounded, dull reddish-brown.
  • The grain is oblong, brownish, dorsally concave and ventrally raised and convex.
  • The first glume is coriaceous dorsally flattened, obtuse, margins narrowly incurved.
  • The adult plumage of penguins is blue-black or gray dorsally (back) and white ventrally (front). for more
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