irregular contractions of the uterus prior to actual labor and without accompanying dilation of the cervix.
noun 1. . noun 1. a low-growing woodland plant, Maianthemum canadense, of the lily family, native to northeastern North America, having a cluster of small white flowers.
[fawls] /fɔls/ adjective, falser, falsest. 1. not true or correct; erroneous: a false statement. 2. uttering or declaring what is untrue: a false witness. 3. not faithful or loyal; treacherous: a false friend. 4. tending to deceive or mislead; deceptive: a false impression. 5. not genuine; counterfeit. 6. based on mistaken, erroneous, or inconsistent impressions, […]
- False membrane
false membrane n. A thick, tough, fibrinous exudate formed on the surface of a mucous membrane or the skin. Also called croupous membrane, neomembrane, plica, pseudomembrane.
- False-memory syndrome
[fawls-mem-uh-ree] /ˈfɔlsˈmɛm ə ri/ noun 1. a psychological condition in which a person believes that he or she remembers events that have not actually occurred.