key-in-lock maneuver

Medical Dictionary

key-in-lock maneuver n.
A method by which obstetrical forceps are used to rotate the fetal head.

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Cite This Source
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: key-hole saw
Next Definition: key-light
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for key-in-lock maneuver
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing key-in-lock maneuver
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature