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cephalad

/ˈsɛfəˌlæd/
adverb
1.
(anatomy) towards the head or anterior part Compare caudad
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cephalad in Medicine

cephalad ceph·a·lad (sěf'ə-lād')
adv.
Toward the head or anterior section.

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