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Definitions of dorsal:

part of speech: adjective

Relating to the back.

Usage examples for dorsal:

  • The dorsal color varies from dull green to various shades of brown. "A Review of the Frogs of the Hyla bistincta Group", William E. Duellman
  • The dorsal streaks and spots were absent, but then he says the animal had been in confinement, and, as I have said before, this tends to make the dark parts disappear. "Natural History of the Mammalia of India and Ceylon", Robert A. Sterndale

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