intrauterine

[ in-truh-yoo-ter-in, -tuh-rahyn ]
/ ˌɪn trəˈyu tər ɪn, -təˌraɪn /

adjective

located or occurring within the uterus.

Origin of intrauterine

First recorded in 1825–35; intra- + uterine
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British Dictionary definitions for intrauterine

intrauterine

/ (ˌɪntrəˈjuːtəraɪn) /

adjective

within the womb
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Medicine definitions for intrauterine

intrauterine

[ ĭn′trə-yōōtər-ĭn, -tə-rīn′ ]

adj.

Within the uterus.
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