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anatomy

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anatomyˈnætəmi/noun
pluralanatomies
anatomy
ˈnætəmi/
noun
pluralanatomies
Learner's definition of ANATOMY  
biology 
[noncount] : the study of the structure of living things
   b : the parts that form a living thing (such as an animal or plant)
[noncount]
[count]
[count]informal : a person's body— usually singular
[noncount] : the parts or causes that form or create something
[singular] : a close study of the causes or parts of something

— anatomical

/ˌænəˈtɑːmɪkəɫ/also USanatomic/ˌænəˈtɑːmɪk/adjective

— anatomically

/ˌænəˈtɑːmɪkli/adverb

— anatomist

ˈnætəmɪst/noun,pluralanatomists[count]
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