Frontal and Posterior


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Frontal adjective – Being at or in the forward part or surface of something.
Usage example: most cars have the engine in the frontal part

Posterior is an antonym for frontal.
Nearby Words: front, fronted
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Posterior adjective – Being at or in the part of something opposite the front part.
Usage example: the chapel's posterior location in the church serves to make it a quiet retreat

Frontal is an antonym for posterior.
Nearby Words: posteriority, posteriorly
Antonyms for Posterior
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  • Video Game / Poker Night 2 That was a clever move that won't come back to bite you in your ample posterior.Congratulations, you've stopped listening to your frontal lobe and are going with your gut, where all the feces are.
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