Synonyms
Etymology

1. uterus

noun. ['ˈjuːtɝəs'] a hollow muscular organ in the pelvic cavity of females; contains the developing fetus.

Synonyms

  • female internal reproductive organ
  • womb
  • uterine cervix
  • female reproductive system
  • oviduct
  • uterine tube
  • placenta
  • cervix
  • endometrium
  • arteria uterina
  • uterine cavity
  • cervix uteri
  • Fallopian tube
  • myometrium
  • uterine artery

Etymology

  • uterus (Latin)

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Rhymes with Uterus

  • avarice
  • humerus
  • lazarus
  • phosphorus

How do you pronounce uterus?

Pronounce uterus as ˈjutərəs.

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Sentences with uterus


1. Adjective
Regular nipple stimulation through breastfeeding after birth also helps your uterus return to its normal size.

2. Noun, singular or mass
MayoClinic.com explains that this is the distance from the top of the uterus to the pubic bone.

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