ectad
Outward. [G. ektos, outside, + L. ad, to]

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ec·tad 'ek-.tad adv toward the outside compare ENTAD

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ec·tad (ekґtəd) [ect- + -ad1] outward; the reverse of inward.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • Ectad — Ec tad, adv. [Ect + L. ad towards.] (Anat.) Toward the outside or surface; opposed to {entad}. B. G. Wilder. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ectad — outwards, towards the exterior …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • ectad — adv. [Gr. ektos, outside; L. ad, toward] From within toward the exterior; see entad …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • ectad — /ek tad/, adv. Anat., Zool. outward. [1880 85; ECT + AD3] * * * …   Universalium

  • ectad — adverb outward Ant: entad …   Wiktionary

  • ectad — adv. toward the exterior, outward …   English contemporary dictionary

  • ectad — ec·tad …   English syllables

  • ectad — ˈekˌtad adverb Etymology: ect + ad, adverb suffix anatomy : outward …   Useful english dictionary

  • Entad — En tad, adv. [Ent + L. ad towards.] (Anat.) Toward the inside or central part; away from the surface; opposed to {ectad}. B. G. Wilder. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • entad — adv. [Gr. entos, within; L. ad, toward] Extending inwardly from the exterior; internally; see ectad …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

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