Definition of anatomy :
1. A skeleton; anything anatomized or dissected, or which has the appearance of being so.
2. A treatise or book on anatomy.
3. The act of dividing anything, corporeal or intellectual, for the purpose of examining its parts; analysis; as, the anatomy of a discourse.
4. The art of dissecting, or artificially separating the different parts of any organized body, to discover their situation, structure, and economy; dissection.
5. The science which treats of the structure of organic bodies; anatomical structure or organization.
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structure (part of speech: noun)
zoology (part of speech: noun)
- The College of Physicians taught more practical medicine and anatomy than the universities. - "Our Legal Heritage, 4th Ed.", S. A. Reilly.
- In 1543 he published the first finely detailed description of human anatomy. - "Our Legal Heritage", S. A. Reilly.
- Anatomy was forbidden, partly perhaps on account of the doctrine of the resurrection of the body. - "A History of Freedom of Thought", John Bagnell Bury.