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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The study of the organs, parts, and structures of a body that are visible to the naked eye. Also called macroscopic anatomy.

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  • n. The study of large-scale anatomy, especially that which may be seen by the unaided eye.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the study of the structure of the body and its parts without the use of a microscope


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