[ 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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British Dictionary definitions for pelvimetry
/ (pɛlˈvɪmɪtrɪ) /
obstetrics measurement of the dimensions of the female pelvis
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Medicine definitions for pelvimetry
[ pĕl-vĭm′ĭ-trē ]
Measurement of the dimensions and capacity of the pelvis, especially of the adult female pelvis.
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