Definition of proximodistal in English:

proximodistal

adjective

Biology
  • Extending, passing, or occurring from a proximal to a distal end or point.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Burt Green Wilder (1841–1925). From proxim- + -o- + distal.

Pronunciation

proximodistal

/ˌprɒksɪməʊˈdɪstl/