pelvimetry

pelvimetry

[pel-vim-i-tree]
noun, plural pelvimetries.
measurement of the diameters of the female pelvis, especially the birth canal.

Origin:
1860–65; pelvi(s) + -metry

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pelvimetry (pɛlˈvɪmɪtrɪ)
 
n
obstetrics measurement of the dimensions of the female pelvis

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pelvimetry pel·vim·e·try (pěl-vĭm'ĭ-trē)
n.
Measurement of the dimensions and capacity of the pelvis, especially of the adult female pelvis.

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