Definition of Dorsum. Meaning of Dorsum. Synonyms of Dorsum

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Definition of Dorsum

Dorsum
Dorsum Dor"sum, n. [L.] 1. The ridge of a hill. 2. (Anat.) The back or dorsal region of an animal; the upper side of an appendage or part; as, the dorsum of the tongue.

Meaning of Dorsum from wikipedia

- Dorsum (plural Dorsa) is a Latin word. In science, it may refer to: Dorsum (anatomy), the upper side of an animal, or the back in humans and similarly...
- The dorsum sellae is part of the sphenoid bone in the skull. In the sphenoid bone, the anterior boundary of the sella turcica is completed by two small...
- Dorsum Buckland is a large wrinkle ridge at 20°24′N 12°48′E / 20.4°N 12.8°E / 20.4; 12.8 in Mare Serenitatis on the Moon, 380 km long. It is named after...
- Dorsum is a genus of moths of the Erebidae family. Dorsum brunescens Fibiger, 2011 Dorsum kwaii Fibiger, 2011 Dorsum teraii Fibiger, 2011 Dorsum bengali...
- Dorsum Nicol is a wrinkle ridge on the Moon at 18°00′N 23°00′E / 18.0°N 23.0°E / 18.0; 23.0 in Mare Serenitatis near the border of Mare Tranquilitatis...
- Dorsum Zirkel is a wrinkle ridge at 28°06′N 23°30′W / 28.1°N 23.5°W / 28.1; -23.5 northeast of Mons La Hire in Mare Imbrium on the Moon. It is 193 km...
- Dorsum Owen is a wrinkle ridge at 25°00′N 11°00′E / 25.0°N 11.0°E / 25.0; 11.0 in Mare Serenitatis on the Moon. It is 50 km long and was named after...
- Antoniadi Dorsum is a ridge on Mercury at 25°06′N 30°30′W / 25.1°N 30.5°W / 25.1; -30.5. It was named by the International Astronomical Union after...
- Dorsum Von Cotta is a wrinkle ridge at 23°12′N 11°54′E / 23.2°N 11.9°E / 23.2; 11.9 in Mare Serenitatis on the Moon. It is 199 km long and runs south...
- Dorsum Grabau is a wrinkle ridge at 29°24′N 15°54′W / 29.4°N 15.9°W / 29.4; -15.9 north of Timocharis crater in Mare Imbrium on the Moon. It is 121 km...