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Term: scale distal margin
Note: This page represents a term created by the combination ("post-composition") of two ontology terms. For more information on the individual terms, click the hyperlinked name.
Name: scale
Synonyms: scales
Definition: Dermal bone that is thin, flexible, and platelike, and that develops in overlapping skinfolds that cover the body and often the head of fish and the bases of the fins.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0000277]
Name: distal margin
Synonyms:
Definition: Anatomical margin that is located on the distal side of the body or body part.
Ontology: Spatial Ontology [BSPO:0000678]