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Anatomical Veterinary Terminology

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abdominal
abdomen
adipose
fat
adrenal
adrenal glands
alimentary
food or nutrition
anal
anus
aortic
aorta
appendicular
arms or legs
arterial
arteries or blood in them
articulation
joint
aspiration
withdrawing body fluid
autonomic
involuntarily
axial
trunk and skull
bowel
division of intestine
bronchial
air tubes of the lungs
capillary
smallest blood vessels
cardiac
heart
cerebral
brain
cervical
neck or cervix
cilia
hair like structures
cloaca
urogenital passage
coccygeal
tail area
collateral
secondary
colon
large intestine
copulatory
sexual intercourse
coronary
heart
cranial
skull
cutaneous
skin
deciduous
falling out at end of season
dental
teeth
diaphragmatic
diaphragm
diastolic
dilation
digital
fingers or toes
enzyme
protein causing biochemical reaction
epidermal
outer layer of skin
epithelial
outer tissue of the body
esophagus
food passage
excretory
discharge of waste
exocrine
secretion of gland
extremities
arms, legs, hands, feet
fecal
feces
genetic
biological heredity
genital
reproductive organs
hormonal
horomones
intestinal
large or small intestine
larynx
upper part of trachea
lumbar
lower back
metabolic
metabolism
mucous
secreting mucus
mucus
secretion of mucous membranes
neural
nerves
olfactory
sense of smell
ovarian
ovary
parietal
walls of a cavity
patellar
kneecap
pectoral
breast or chest
pelvic
near pelvis
phalanges
fingers and toes
prostate
prostate gland
pulmonary
lungs
rectal
rectum
renal
kidneys
salivary
saliva
sexual
reproductive act
spermatic
sperm
sphincter
muscle controlling size of a body opening
spinal
spine or spinal cord
systolic
contraction of heart
thoracic
thorax
trachea
air passage in throat
urogenital
urinary and genital organs
venous
veins
vertebral
vertebra
vestigial
imperfectly developed organ