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dorsal
used in Unbroken - adapted for young adults

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Definition
the back (spinal cord) side
  • Swelling up from the sea came a vast white mouth, a broad back, a tall dorsal fin.
    p. 127.6
  • Curious, he dropped a hand in the water and laid it lightly on a shark, feeling its back and dorsal fin.
    p. 125.2

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