Definition of anteverted in English:

anteverted

adjective

Anatomy Medicine
  • (of an organ of the body, especially the uterus) inclined forward.

    ‘The pelvis was anteverted, and there was a flexion deformity of both knees.’
    • ‘The patient showed external minor abnormalities, including hypertelorism, small mouth, and anteverted nares.’
    • ‘A normal acetabulum is 20-degrees to 30-degrees anteverted; however, wide variation exists.’

Pronunciation

anteverted

/ˈan(t)ēˌvərdəd/ /ˈæn(t)iˌvərdəd/

Origin

Mid 19th century from Latin antevertere, from ante ‘before’ + vertere ‘to turn’+ -ed.