Synonyms for hind limb |

Synonyms and antonyms for hind limb

1. limb (n.)

one of the jointed appendages of an animal used for locomotion or grasping: arm; leg; wing; flipper


2. hind (n.)

a female deer, especially an adult female red deer


3. hind (adj.)

located at or near the back of an animal

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4. limb (n.)

(astronomy) the circumferential edge of the apparent disc of the sun or the moon or a planet


5. hind (n.)

any of several mostly spotted fishes that resemble groupers


6. limb (n.)

either of the two halves of a bow from handle to tip


7. limb (n.)

any projection that is thought to resemble a human arm


8. limb (n.)

any of the main branches arising from the trunk or a bough of a tree


9. limb (n.)

the graduated arc that is attached to an instrument for measuring angles


10. limb-girdle muscular dystrophy (n.)

an autosomal recessive form of muscular dystrophy that appears anywhere from late childhood to middle age; characterized by progressive muscular weakness beginning either in the shoulder or pelvic girdle; usually progresses slowly with cardiopulmonary complications in the later stages