Variant of sagittal
- of or like an arrow or arrowhead
- designating or of the suture between the two parietal bones along the length of the skull
- designating, of, or in the longitudinal plane of this suture, regarded as dividing the body into right and left halves
- of or in any plane parallel to this
Origin: ModL sagittalis from Classical Latin sagitta, arrow
- sagittally adverb
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