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antevert

[an-tee-vurt] /ˌæn tiˈvɜrt/
verb (used with object), Pathology
1.
to displace (the uterus or other body organ) by tipping forward.
Origin
1640-1650
1640-50; < Latin antevertere to go before, precede, equivalent to ante ante- + vertere to turn
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antevert

/ˌæntɪˈvɜːt/
verb
1.
(transitive) to displace (an organ or part) by tilting it forward
Word Origin
C17: from Latin antevertere to go in front, from vertere to turn
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