Dorso is defined as the back.
An example of dorso used as a prefix is in the word "dorsolateral" which means relating to the back of a being.
- the back and
Origin of dorso-; from Classical Latin dorsum, the back
or dorsi– or dors–
- Back: dorsad.
- Dorsal: dorsoventral.
Origin of dorso-From Latin dorsum, back.
- (chiefly medicine, anatomy) Forming compound words pertaining to the back.