Meaning of retroverted in English:

retroverted

adjective

Anatomy
  • (of the uterus) tilted abnormally backwards.

    ‘A retroverted, easily mobile uterus can usually be easily manipulated during surgery, but a fixed uterus cannot.’
    ‘In dromaeosaurs and birds, the pubic boot extends caudally and the pubis evolved a retroverted, or backward directed, position.’
    reverse, reversed, inverted, opposite, converse, contrary, counter, antithetical, transposed, retroverted

Origin

Late 18th century from Latin retrovertere ‘turn backwards’ + -ed.

Pronunciation

retroverted

/ˈrɛtrəʊvəːtɪd/