antevert

antevert

[an-tee-vurt]
verb (used with object) Pathology.
to displace (the uterus or other body organ) by tipping forward.

Origin:
1640–50; < Latin antevertere to go before, precede, equivalent to ante ante- + vertere to turn

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antevert (ˌæntɪˈvɜːt)
 
vb
(tr) to displace (an organ or part) by tilting it forward
 
[C17: from Latin antevertere to go in front, from vertere to turn]

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