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paracervix

[ păr′ə-sûrvĭks ]

n.

The connective tissue of the pelvic floor, extending laterally from the fibrous subserous coat of the uterine cervix and between the layers of the broad ligament.

Nearby words

phytogeny, phytogeography, phytographic, phytography, phytohemagglutinin, paracervix, phytoid, phytol, phytolectin, phytolith, phytology
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