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axial portion

ax·i·al por·tion

/ˈaksēəl ˈpôrSHən/

Noun

Anatomically, the body is divided into two portions: axial and appendicular. The axial portion includes the head, neck and trunk. Within the axial portion, there are several cavities: cranial, vertebral, thoracic, abdominal, pelvic, and retroperitoneal.