[in-truh-tuh-loo r-ik] /ˌɪn trə təˈlʊər ɪk/
Geology. located in, taking place in, or resulting from action beneath the lithosphere.
Petrography. noting or pertaining to crystallization of magma that begins previous to its extrusion on the surface.
(of rocks and their constituents, processes, etc) formed or occurring below the surface of the earth
denoting crystals formed at depth before magma erupted at the earth’s surface
denoting the period during which crystallization took place
[in-truh-yoo-ter-in, -tuh-rahyn] /ˌɪn trəˈyu tər ɪn, -təˌraɪn/ adjective 1. located or occurring within the uterus. /ˌɪntrəˈjuːtəraɪn/ adjective 1. within the womb intrauterine in·tra·u·ter·ine (ĭn’trə-yōō’tər-ĭn, -tə-rīn’) adj. Within the uterus.
- Intrauterine amputation
intrauterine amputation n. See congenital amputation.
- Intrauterine contraceptive
intrauterine contraceptive n. An intrauterine device.
noun 1. any small, mechanical device for semipermanent insertion into the uterus as a contraceptive. Abbreviation: IUD. noun 1. a metal or plastic device, in the shape of a loop, coil, or ring, inserted into the uterus to prevent conception IUD intrauterine device n. Abbr. IUD A birth control device, such as a plastic or […]