extrauterine
adjective Date: 1709 situated or occurring outside the uterus <
extrauterine pregnancy
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  • extrauterine — [eks΄trəyo͞ot′ər in] adj. outside the uterus …   English World dictionary

  • Extrauterine — Outside the uterus (the womb). As opposed to intrauterine: inside the uterus. For example, normal pregnancies are intrauterine; extrauterine pregnancies can occur in the uterine tube or abdominal cavity and are distinctly abnormal. * * * Outside… …   Medical dictionary

  • extrauterine — /ek streuh yooh teuhr in, teuh ruyn /, adj. being or developing outside the uterus. [1700 10; EXTRA + UTERINE] * * * …   Universalium

  • extrauterine — adjective Outside the uterus. Ant: intrauterine …   Wiktionary

  • extrauterine — adj. outside of the uterus …   English contemporary dictionary

  • extrauterine — ex·tra·uterine …   English syllables

  • extrauterine — adj. outside the uterus …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • extrauterine — ex•tra•u•ter•ine [[t]ˌɛk strəˈyu tər ɪn, təˌraɪn[/t]] adj. anat. situated, developing, or occurring outside the uterus • Etymology: 1700–10 …   From formal English to slang

  • extrauterine — /ɛkstrəˈjutəraɪn/ (say ekstruh yoohtuhruyn), / in/ (say een) adjective being beyond or outside the uterus …   Australian English dictionary

  • extrauterine — /ek streuh yooh teuhr in, teuh ruyn /, adj. being or developing outside the uterus. [1700 10; EXTRA + UTERINE] …   Useful english dictionary

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