sagittal plane

Medical Dictionary

sagittal plane n.
A longitudinal plane that divides the body of a bilaterally symmetrical animal into right and left sections.

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Cite This Source
Previous Definition: sagittal axis
Next Definition: sagittal suture
Words Near: sagittal plane
More from
Synonyms and Antonyms for sagittal plane
More from
Search for articles containing sagittal plane
More from Translator Word FAQs presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature