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anteriorly

[ an-teer-ee-er ]SEE DEFINITION OF anteriorly

Synonyms for anteriorly

  • ahead
  • back
  • previously
  • since
  • sooner
  • afore
  • aforetime
  • ante
  • antecedently
  • before present
  • ere
  • fore
  • former
  • formerly
  • forward
  • gone
  • gone by
  • heretofore
  • in advance
  • in days of yore
  • in front
  • in old days
  • in the past
  • past
  • precendently
  • previous
  • up to now
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Antonyms for anteriorly

  • after
  • afterward
  • behind
  • later
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR ANTERIORLY

Annihilation is impossible if anteriorly it was something real.

Anteriorly it does not form part of the margin of the anteorbital notch.

In this animal there are only two gut-diverticula, which are situated most anteriorly.

It unites dorsally with the exoccipitals and anteriorly with the basisphenoid.

Dorsally it is fixed to the squamosal and anteriorly to the quadratojugal.

Anteriorly, the lateral incisors are most often wanting; 14 per cent.

Anteriorly the belly is a cream-color; posteriorly it is black.

Anteriorly the neural cord has now become separated from the epidermis.

Anteriorly it opens widely into the cerebral rudiment, and posteriorly into the ventricle of the mid-brain.

Anteriorly, the neural crest extends as far as the roof of the mid-brain.

WORD ORIGIN

1610s, Latin, literally "former," comparative of ante "before" (see ante). Related: Anteriority.

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