from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A turning forward; specifically, in pathology, a displacement of the uterus in which the fundus, or broad upper portion, is turned toward the pubes, while the cervix or neck is tilted up toward the sacrum: opposed to retroversion.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun (Med.) A displacement of an organ, esp. of the uterus, in such manner that its whole axis is directed further forward than usual.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun medicine The state or condition of being anteverted.


Sorry, no etymologies found.



Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.