dorsal position


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su·pine po·si·tion

lying on the back.
Synonym(s): dorsal position

dorsal position

lying on the back. See supine position.
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1), tarsus three-segmented on all pairs of legs; pretarsus of foreleg with large, membranous ventral arolium, and a slightly sclerotized lobe in dorsal position that may represent the dorsal arolium (Fig.