relating to the nerves or nervous system; taining to, situated in the region of, or on the side with, the neural, or cerebro-spinal, axis; -- opposed to hemal. As applied to vertebrates, neural is the same as dorsal; as applied to invertebrates it is usually the same as ventral. Cf. Hemal.
- Of or relating to a nerve or the nervous system.
- Of, relating to, or located on the same side of the body as the spinal cord; dorsal.