Definition of Anatomical structure
1. Noun. A particular complex anatomical part of a living thing. "He has good bone structure"
Specialized synonyms: Layer, Apodeme, Caliculus, Calycle, Calyculus, Tooth, Pad, Branchial Cleft, Gill Cleft, Gill Slit, Branchial Arch, Gill Arch, Gill Bar, Peristome, Syrinx, Bulb, Carina, Cauda, Chiasm, Chiasma, Decussation, Cingulum, Concha, Filament, Filum, Germ, Infundibulum, Interstice, Landmark, Limbus, Rib, Blade, Radicle, Plexus, Rete, Tube, Tube-shaped Structure, Passage, Passageway, Fundus, Funiculus, Head, Bodily Cavity, Cavity, Cavum, Root, Tooth Root, Capsule, Uvea, Lens Nucleus, Nucleus, Membranous Labyrinth, Bony Labyrinth, Osseous Labyrinth, Glans, Alveolar Bed, Valve, Vascular Structure, Lacrimal Apparatus, Cytoskeleton, Nucleolar Organiser, Nucleolar Organizer, Nucleolus Organiser, Nucleolus Organizer, Centromere, Kinetochore, Aster, Neural Structure, Fold, Plica, Convolution, Gyrus, Cartilaginous Structure, Ball, Plate, Horny Structure, Unguis, Skeletal Structure, Costa, Head, Bridge, Rotator Cuff, Cornu, Corona, Receptor, Zona, Zone
Generic synonyms: Body Part
Lexicographical Neighbors of Anatomical Structure
Literary usage of Anatomical structure
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The American Journal of the Medical Sciences by Southern Society for Clinical Investigation (U.S.) (1849)
"The anatomical structure in question consista of a distinct membranous sheath ... A New Feature in the anatomical structure of the Genito-Urinary Organs not ..."
2. Behavior: An Introduction to Comparative Psychology by John Broadus Watson (1914)
"Necessity for considering anatomical structure.—Reflex responses to light.—General division of problems in vision.— (a) White light vision. ..."
3. Abstracts of the Papers Printed in the Philosophical Transactions of the by Royal Society (Great Britain) (1833)
"On the anatomical structure of the Eye; illustrated by Microscopical Drawings, executed by F. Bauer, Esq. By Sir Everard Home, Bart. VPRS Read November 15, ..."
4. A Text-book of physiology for medical students and physicians by William Henry Howell (1913)
"anatomical structure and Relations of the Cerebellum.— The finer histology of the cerebellar cortex is represented in Fig. 103. ..."
5. Report of the Annual Meeting (1835)
"On the anatomical structure of recent and fossil Woods. By W. NICOL. With a view to acquire some precise information on this subject, the author cut ..."
6. Journal of the Royal Microscopical Society by Royal Microscopical Society, London (1882)
"Influence of Light and Air on the anatomical structure of Plants.|—J. "Vosque and C. Viet give the following as the main results of experiments on this ..."
7. A Text-book of Physiology for Medical Students and Physicians by William Henry Howell (1905)
"anatomical structure and Relations of the Cerebellum.— The finer histology of the cerebellar cortex is represented in Fig. 98. ..."
8. The Micrographic Dictionary: A Guide to the Examination and Investigation of by John William Griffith, Arthur Henfrey (1883)
"... Mosses exhibits a very complex anatomical structure, which we have not space to enter into very minutely : it will suffice to state that the lower part ..."