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  • adv. inward

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adv. Toward the inside or central part; away from the surface; -- opposed to ectad.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In zoology and anatomy, in a direction from without inward, or in, to, or toward a situation or position relatively nearer the center or central parts (than something else); in, on, or to the inside or inner side: opposed to ectad: as, the corium lies entad of the cuticle.


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