Associations to the word «Uterus»


UTERUS, noun. (anatomy) An organ of the female reproductive system in which the young are conceived and develop until birth; the womb.
UTERUS DIDELPHYS, noun. A uterine malformation where the uterus is present as a paired organ, as the embryogenetic fusion of the Müllerian ducts failed to occur.

Dictionary definition

UTERUS, noun. A hollow muscular organ in the pelvic cavity of females; contains the developing fetus.

Wise words

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