Posterior

At the back or behind i.e. it has two slightly different meanings - Absolute position (at the back) e.g. - the heel is the posterior part of the foot - Relative position (behind) e.g. - the teeth are posterior to the lips

posterior

  1. the fleshy part of the human body that you sit on
  2. a tooth situated at the back of the mouth

posterior

in a position behind or below the aforementioned.
Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glossary_of_entomology_terms

posterior

(L. 'behind'; neut. posterius) situated in back of, or in the back part of, or affecting the back or dorsal surface of the body. In lower animals, it refers to the caudal end of the body.
Found on http://users.ugent.be/~rvdstich/eugloss/DIC/dictio69.html

posterior

(pos-tēr´e-әr) directed toward or situated at the back; opposite of anterior. Called also dorsal.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21001

posterior

(pos-ter;e-or) Toward the back; also called dorsal.
Found on http://www.mhhe.com/biosci/abio/glossary.mhtml

posterior

[adj] - (zoology) at or near the hind end in quadrupeds or toward the spine in primates
Found on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=posterior

Posterior

• (a.) Situated behind; hinder; -- opposed to anterior. • (a.) Later in time; hence, later in the order of proceeding or moving; coming after; -- opposed to prior. • (a.) At or toward the caudal extremity; caudal; -- in human anatomy often used for dorsal. • (a.) On the side next the axis of inflorescence; -- said of an axillary...
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posterior

<anatomy> Situated in back of or in the back part of or affecting the back or dorsal surface of the body. In lower animals, it refers to the caudal end of the body. ... Origin: L. = behind, neut. Posterius ... (18 Nov 1997) ...
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20973

posterior

adjective at or near the hind end in quadrupeds or toward the spine in primates
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Posterior

Pos·te'ri·or (pŏs*tē'rĭ*ẽr) adjective [ Latin posterior , compar. of posterus coming after, from post after. See Post- .] 1. Later in time; hence, later in the order of proceeding or moving; coming after; -- opposed to prior . &#...
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/P/133

posterior

adjective, Latin post = behind (in place or time).
Found on http://www.anatomy.usyd.edu.au/glossary/glossary.cgi?

Posterior

An adjective used to describe things pertaining to the back of your mouth or your back teeth.
Found on http://www.bracesinfo.com/glossary.html

Posterior

At or toward the back; opposite the front; toward the axis; away from the subtending bract.
Found on http://www.gardenology.org/wiki/Glossary_of_Gardening_Terms

Posterior

At or towards the rear.
Found on https://nzlizards.landcareresearch.co.nz/Resources/Glossary.aspx

Posterior

Back of the body.
Found on http://www.superglossary.com/Glossary/Health/First_Aid/

Posterior

Back.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/22244

Posterior

Behind - the opposite of anterior.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20892

posterior

Behind; closer to or in the direction of the rear or tail.
Found on http://www.daviddarling.info/encyclopedia/P/posterior.html

posterior

concerning or facing the rear
Found on http://www.kerbtier.de/Pages/Glossar/enGlossar.html

Posterior

Concerning or facing the rear.
Found on http://www.earthlife.net/insects/glossary.html

Posterior

Directed toward or situated at the back; opposite of anterior.
Found on http://www.orthoexperts.co.uk/solicitors/medical-glossary.html

posterior

Hinder, or hindmost; opposed to anterior
Found on http://entomology.ifas.ufl.edu/choate/insectclass/glossary_terms.htm

Posterior

hindmost; at the back
Found on http://www.grainscanada.gc.ca/storage-entrepose/keys-cles/git-lti-eng.htm

posterior

In human anatomy, has to do with the back of a structure, or a structure found toward the back of the body.
Found on http://www.cancer.gov/dictionary?expand=P
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