pelvimetry

[ pel-vim-i-tree ]
/ pɛlˈvɪm ɪ tri /

noun, plural pel·vim·e·tries.

measurement of the diameters of the female pelvis, especially the birth canal.

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Origin of pelvimetry

First recorded in 1860–65; pelvi(s) + -metry
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British Dictionary definitions for pelvimetry

pelvimetry
/ (pɛlˈvɪmɪtrɪ) /

noun

obstetrics measurement of the dimensions of the female pelvis
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Medical definitions for pelvimetry

pelvimetry
[ pĕl-vĭmĭ-trē ]

n.

Measurement of the dimensions and capacity of the pelvis, especially of the adult female pelvis.
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