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Princeton's WordNet

  1. retroversion, retroflection, retroflexionnoun

    a turning or tilting backward of an organ or body part

    "retroversion of the uterus"

    retrogression, regress, retroflexion, regression, reversion, retroversion

  2. retroflection, retroflexionnoun

    an articulatory gesture made by turning the tip of the tongue back against the roof of the mouth

    retroflexion, retroversion

  3. retroflection, retroflexionnoun

    the act of bending backward

    retroflexion, retroversion

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. retroflection


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