* * *gross anatomy n a branch of anatomy that deals with the macroscopic structure of tissues and organs compare HISTOLOGY (1)gross anatomist n
* * *anatomy that deals with structures that can be distinguished with the unaided eye; called also macroscopic a.
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Gross anatomy — is the study of anatomy at the macroscopic level. The term gross distinguishes it from other areas of anatomical study, including microscopic anatomy, which must be studied with the aid of a microscope.Techniques of studyGross anatomy is studied… … Wikipedia
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gross anatomy — noun Date: 1888 a branch of anatomy that deals with the macroscopic structure of tissues and organs … New Collegiate Dictionary
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gross anatomy — study of bodily structures that are visible to the naked eye … English contemporary dictionary
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