lordotic
adjective see lordosis

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • lordotic — See lordosis. * * * …   Universalium

  • lordotic — adjective of or related to lordosis; having an abnormal backwards curvature of the spine …   Wiktionary

  • lordotic — Pertaining to or marked by lordosis. * * * lor·dot·ic (lor dotґik) pertaining to or characterized by lordosis …   Medical dictionary

  • lordotic — adj. suffering from lordosis, suffering from an abnormal forward curvature of the spine (Medicine) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • lordotic — lor·dot·ic …   English syllables

  • lordotic — adjective having abnormal sagging of the spine (especially in horses) • Syn: ↑dipped, ↑swayback, ↑swaybacked • Similar to: ↑unfit • Derivationally related forms: ↑lordosis * * * ˈdäd.ik, ä …   Useful english dictionary

  • lordotic pelvis — a pelvis associated with an anterior curvature in the lumbar region of the vertebral column …   Medical dictionary

  • lordotic proteinuria — postural proteinuria due to lordosis …   Medical dictionary

  • lordosis — lordotic /lawr dot ik/, adj. /lawr doh sis/, n. 1. Pathol. an abnormal forward curvature of the spine in the lumbar region, resulting in a swaybacked posture. Cf. kyphosis, scoliosis. 2. a posture assumed by some female mammals during mating, in… …   Universalium

  • Lordosis — DiseaseDisorder infobox Name = Lordosis ICD10 = M40.3 M40.5 ICD9 = ICD9|737.2 Lordosis (commonly referred to as swayback, saddle back, or hyper lordosis) is a medical term used to describe an inward curvature of a portion of the vertebral column …   Wikipedia

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