anteversion

[an-tee-vur-zhuh n, -shuh n]

Origin of anteversion

First recorded in 1850–55; ante- + version
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British Dictionary definitions for anteversion

anteversion

noun
  1. abnormal forward tilting of a bodily organ, esp the uterus
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anteversion in Medicine

anteversion

[ăn′tē-vûrzhən]
n.
  1. A turning forward as a whole without bending.
Related formsante•vert′ed (ăntē-vûr′tĭd) adj.
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