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anatomy
American English: /əˈnædəmi/
British English: /əˈnatəmi/

Translation of anatomy in Spanish:

noun plural anatomies

  • 1 uncountable (science)
    Example sentences
    • The basic human sciences involved are anatomy, physiology, and psychology.
    • The book is primarily designed for students of forensic anthropology and presumes a background in human anatomy and osteology.
    • No study in the history of physics, chemistry, biology or human anatomy and physiology has determined the concept of chi to be an accurate description of how the body works.
  • 2 countable (body) [humorous] certain parts of his anatomy
    ciertas partes de su anatomía
    Example sentences
    • But it has led scientists to believe that some animals with very different anatomies are related - for instance, the kangaroo and the platypus, and the hippo and whale.
    • The meat-happy book's unintentional humor peaks with diagrams of different animals' anatomies.
    • The anatomy of different oaks has implications for barrel making.
    Example sentences
    • Speaking about aches in southern regions of the anatomy, what about Becks's female counterpart, the tennis impostor Anna Kournikova?
    • What other part of the anatomy can I show that is going to top that?
    • Pains in other parts of the anatomy also come to mind whenever I think about him.
  • 3 countable (analysis) [formal]
    minucioso análisis (masculine)
    Example sentences
    • Although several books have been produced recently on sectional anatomy, none appear to be intended as detailed, comprehensive anatomies.
    • Webster employs this episode in a final analysis of the anatomy of contemporary New Zealand anthropology and Maori studies.
    • He has picked up the latest version of the anatomy of GAA positions, but I have only room left to deal with the first line of defence this week.

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