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The meaning of Proximal

ˈprɒk.sɪ.məl

Proximal – definition

adjective

Situated nearer to the centre of the body or the point of attachment.

Usage examples:

The proximal end of the forearm
adjective

Near to the centre of the body or to the point of attachment of a bone or muscle

Usage examples:

The elbow is proximal to the wrist.

Proximal translation into English

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近端, 近身体中央的, 近位的

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Proximaal

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Proximale

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Proximal

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समीपस्थ, निकटवर्ती

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Prossimale

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근위

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Проксимальный

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Próximo

Word origin

early 19th century (as a term in anatomy and zoology): from Latin proximus ‘nearest’ + -al. In geology, usage dates from the 1940s.

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