Definition of utero-
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WORDS THAT USE UTERO-
What does utero- mean?
Utero- is a combining form used like a prefix representing the word uterus, also known as the womb, where offspring are conceived and gestate in mammals. It is often used in medical terms, especially in anatomy.
Utero- comes from the Latin uterus, meaning “womb” and “matrix.” Matrix? Find out the connection at our entry for matrix.
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Examples of utero-
As we have seen, utero- represents “uterus.” The second part of the word, -tomy, is a combining form meaning “cutting, incision.” Uterotomy literally translates to “uterus incision.”
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How to use utero- in a sentence
Starting in the 1990s, scientists began studying those individuals who were in utero during the Hunger Winter.
In this case, that means the music of In Utero--and the man who created it, Kurt Cobain.
His exact words were: “Every one of those babies died in utero.”Abortion Rights Community Has Become the NRA of the Left|Kirsten Powers|May 6, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Indeed, Grace was present in utero during the entire preproduction phase.‘Arthur Christmas’: The Making of the New Aardman Film|Lorenza Muñoz|November 23, 2011|DAILY BEAST
For instance, in-utero exposure to pets might make kids less allergic to pets.Should Pregnant Women Ditch SSRIs, Microwaves and Cellphones?|Anneli Rufus|November 19, 2011|DAILY BEAST
The duration of pregnancy, or the precise term of Utero Gestation, is not fixed.
It can only be said here that the drug should only in the rarest possible cases be given whilst the child is still in utero.
This question is important in medicine because the fetus in utero is often erroneously called an unjust aggressor.
Infection of the child in utero, however, is extremely rare even by the placental way.
Children for years after birth all withstand the action of morphine badly, and a fetus in utero may be overwhelmed by it.