Sentence Examples with the word dorso-ventral

Growth is greater in the vertical dorso-ventral axis than in the longitudinal oro-anal axis; consequently the foot is relatively small and projects as a blunt process between mouth and anus, which are not widely distant from one another, whilst the antipedal area projects in the form of a great hump or dome.

The muscles are composed of outer circular and inner longitudinal layers, and of branched dorso-ventral fibres.

Dv' to dv s, Dorso-ventral muscles (same as the series labelled tsm in fig.

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This layer also forms the attachment for the muscles, of which there are two enveloping coats, a circular and a longitudinal layer and also dorso-ventral fibres.