pelvimeter

[ pĕl-vĭmĭ-tər ]

n.

An instrument shaped like calipers for measuring the dimensions of the pelvis.

Nearby words

  1. pelvic-floor exercises,
  2. pelvicephalography,
  3. pelvicephalometry,
  4. pelvifixation,
  5. pelvilithotomy,
  6. pelvimetry,
  7. pelvio-,
  8. pelvioplasty,
  9. pelviotomy,
  10. pelviperitonitis


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