Definition of medially in US English:



  • See medial

    • ‘Tooth resorption pits are located medially on the tooth bases.’
    • ‘On physical examination, a prominence may be appreciated medially and laterally to the Achilles tendon insertion.’
    • ‘The anterior nuclear group is situated more medially.’
    • ‘The humeral head is positioned medially relative to the shaft, and does not expand markedly onto the posterior surface.’
    • ‘It passes anteriorly and medially through the upper part of the extensor digitorum longus muscle to the interval between that muscle and the tibialis anterior.’