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[pohst-ak-see-uh l] /poʊstˈæk si əl/

adjective, Anatomy, Zoology.
pertaining to or situated behind the axis of the body, especially the posterior side of the axis of a limb.
adjective (anatomy)
situated or occurring behind the axis of the body
of or relating to the posterior part of a vertebrate limb

postaxial post·ax·i·al (pōst-āk’sē-əl)


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