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(English) Toward the center of the body; the region, the border or the point adjacent to the place of attachment of a projection or appendage; the opposite of distal. (See also: distal, projecting)
(French) Vers le centre du corps ; la région, le bord ou le point adjacent à la place d'attachement d'une projection ou appendice ; l'antonyme de distal. (See also: distal, projecting)
(Portuguese) Mais perto do centro do corpo; região, limite ou ponto adjacente à zona de inserção duma projecção ou apêndice. Oposto de distal. (See also: distal, projecting)

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