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Another word for anatomy

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Noun
  1. The separation of a whole into its parts for study

      1. The act or an instance of dissecting.
      2. Something that has been dissected, such as a tissue specimen under study.
      3. A detailed examination or analysis.
      1. The act or process of failing to function or continue.
      2. The condition resulting from this:
      3. The abrupt failure of an insulator or insulating medium to restrict the flow of current.
      1. The separation of an intellectual or material whole into its constituent parts for individual study.
      2. The study of such constituent parts and their interrelationships in making up a whole.
      3. A spoken or written presentation of such study:

Another word for anatomy

Noun
  1. The study of living organisms, especially of the body

      1. The origin and development of an individual organism from embryo to adult.
      1. The study of causes or origins.
      2. The branch of medicine that deals with the causes or origins of disease.
      3. Assignment of a cause, an origin, or a reason for something.
      1. The branch of biology that deals with heredity, especially the mechanisms of hereditary transmission and the variation of inherited characteristics among similar or related organisms.
      2. The genetic constitution of an individual, group, or class.
      1. The anatomy of animals.
      2. Dissection of animals.
      1. The biological study of the functions of living organisms and their parts.
      2. All the functions of a living organism or any of its parts.
      1. The branch of biology that deals with the form and structure of organisms without consideration of function.
      2. The form and structure of an organism or one of its parts:
      3. The study of the structure and form of words in language or a language, including inflection, derivation, and the formation of compounds.
      1. The study of similarities and differences in the anatomy of organisms.
      1. The branch of biology that deals with the formation, early growth, and development of living organisms.
      2. The embryonic structure or development of a particular organism.
      1. The branch of biology that deals with the formation, structure, and function of cells.
      1. The anatomical study of the microscopic structure of animal and plant tissues.
      2. The microscopic structure of tissue.
      1. The branch of biology that deals with animals and animal life, including the study of the structure, physiology, development, and classification of animals.
      2. The animal life of a particular area or period:
      3. The characteristics of a particular animal group or category:
      1. The science of life and of living organisms, including their structure, function, growth, origin, evolution, and distribution. It includes botany and zoology and all their subdivisions.
      2. The life processes or characteristic phenomena of a group or category of living organisms:
      3. The plant and animal life of a specific area or region.
      1. The science and art of diagnosing and treating disease or injury and maintaining health.
      2. The branch of this science encompassing treatment by drugs, diet, exercise, and other nonsurgical means.
      3. The practice of medicine.
  2. The body or its structure

      1. The rectangular, usually steel frame, supported on springs and attached to the axles, that holds the body and motor of an automotive vehicle.
      2. The landing gear of an aircraft, including the wheels, skids, floats, and other structures that support the aircraft on land or water.
      3. The frame on which a gun carriage moves forward and backward.
      1. The dead body of an animal, especially one slaughtered for food.
      2. The body of a human.
      3. Remains from which the substance or character is gone:
      1. To form by combining materials or parts; construct.
      2. To order, finance, or supervise the construction of:
      3. To develop or give form to according to a plan or process; create:
      1. The characteristic surface configuration of a thing; an outline or contour:
      2. Spatial form, contour, or appearance:
      3. The body or outward appearance of a person or an animal:
      1. A written or printed symbol representing something other than a letter, especially a number.
      2. Mathematical calculations:
      3. An amount represented in numbers:
      1. The shape and structure of an object:
      2. The body or outward appearance of a person or an animal; figure:
      3. A model of the human figure or part of it used for displaying clothes.
      1. The internal structure that protects and supports the soft organs, tissues, and other parts of a vertebrate organism, and is composed of bone and cartilage or, in certain animals, cartilage alone.
      2. The hard external structure that supports, protects, or contains the body of many invertebrates, such as mollusks, crustaceans, and corals, and certain vertebrates, such as turtles.
      3. A supporting structure or framework, as of a building.
      1. The entire material or physical structure of an organism, especially of a human or animal.
      2. The physical aspect of a person as opposed to the spirit; the flesh.
      3. A corpse or carcass.
      1. The body considered with reference to its proportions, muscular development, and appearance:
      1. A structure that gives shape or support:
      2. The structure or physique of a human or animal body:
      3. An open structure or rim for encasing, holding, or bordering:
      1. The exact anatomy of an individual at the level of his bones, which varies somewhat by measurements and angles compared to the characteristic averages per species, race or other genetically defined population
  3. The act of dividing or separating for examination

      1. The act or process of identifying or determining the nature and cause of a disease or injury through evaluation of patient history, examination, and review of laboratory data.
      2. The opinion derived from such an evaluation.
      3. A critical analysis of the nature of something.
      1. The separation of an intellectual or material whole into its constituent parts for individual study.
      2. The study of such constituent parts and their interrelationships in making up a whole.
      3. A spoken or written presentation of such study:
      1. The act or an instance of dissecting.
      2. Something that has been dissected, such as a tissue specimen under study.
      3. A detailed examination or analysis.
    See also:

    division