cervical

[sur-vi-kuhl]
adjective Anatomy.
of or pertaining to the cervix or neck.

Origin:
1675–85; < Latin cervīc- (stem of cervīx) neck + -al1

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cervical (ˈsɜːvɪkəl, səˈvaɪ-)
 
adj
of or relating to the neck or cervix
 
[C17: from New Latin cervīcālis, from Latin cervīx neck]

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cervical cer·vi·cal (sûr'vĭ-kəl)
adj.
Relating to a neck or a cervix.

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cervical   (sûr'vĭ-kəl)  Pronunciation Key 
  1. Relating to or involving the cervix of the uterus.

  2. Relating to or located in or near the neck.


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Example sentences
Even the incidence of cervical cancer could be reduced by more health-insurance
  coverage and better access to care.
For example, it is used to treat cervical dystonia, to decrease abnormal head
  position and reduce neck pain.
The device could be adapted to test for other cancers, including cervical
  cancer.
The fifth and sixth cervical unite soon after their exit from the
  intervertebral foramina to form a trunk.
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