Retroverted
Retrovert Re"tro*vert, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Retroverted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Retroverting}.] [Pref. retro- + L. vertere, versum, to turn. Cf. {Retrorse}.] To turn back. [1913 Webster]

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  • Retroverted — Re tro*vert*ed, a. In a state of retroversion. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • retroverted — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷|vərd.ə̇d adjective Etymology: from past participle of obsolete English retrovert to turn back, from English retro + Latin vertere to turn : turned back : reverted retroverted uterus …   Useful english dictionary

  • retroverted — adjective turned or tilted back See Also: retroversion …   Wiktionary

  • retroverted — Denoting retroversion. * * * ret·ro·vert·ed (ret″ro vurґtəd) in a condition of retroversion …   Medical dictionary

  • retroverted — n. returner to former faith v. turn back, incline backwards …   English contemporary dictionary

  • retroverted — [ rɛtrəvə:tɪd] adjective Anatomy (of the uterus) tilted abnormally backwards. Derivatives retroversion noun Origin C18: from L. retrovertere turn backwards + ed2 …   English new terms dictionary

  • retroverted — ret·ro·vert·ed …   English syllables

  • Retroverted uterus — Classification and external resources ICD 10 N85.4 ICD 9 621.6 …   Wikipedia

  • Uterus — Hystera redirects here. For the state of mind, see hysteria. Womb redirects here. For other uses, see Womb (disambiguation). Uterus 1: fallopian tube, 2 …   Wikipedia

  • Dyspareunia — Classification and external resources ICD 10 F52.6, N94.1 ICD 9 …   Wikipedia

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