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 for mesial
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Mesial \Me"sial\ (?; 277), a. [Gr. me`sos middle.] (Anat.)
     Middle; median; in, or in the region of, the mesial plane;
     internal; -- opposed to lateral.
     [1913 Webster]
     Mesial plane. (Anat.) See Meson.
        [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      adj 1: being in or directed toward the midline or mesial plane
             of the body [ant: distal]

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