midaxillary line

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mid·ax·il·lar·y line

[TA]
a vertical line intersecting a point midway between the anterior and posterior axillary folds or lines.
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mid·ax·il·lar·y line

(mid-ak'si-lar-ē līn) [TA]
An imaginary division halfway between the anterior axillary line and the posterior axillary line, passing through the apex of the axilla.
Synonym(s): median axillary line [TA] .
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