metroperitonitis me·tro·per·i·to·ni·tis (mē’trō-pěr’ĭ-tn-ī’tĭs)
Inflammation of the uterus and its peritoneal covering. Also called perimetritis.
metrophlebitis me·tro·phle·bi·tis (mē’trō-flĭ-bī’tĭs) n. Inflammation of the uterine veins, usually following childbirth.
metroplasty met·ro·plas·ty (mē’trə-plās’tē) n. See uteroplasty.
[me-truh-pleks] /ˈmɛ trəˌplɛks/ noun, (sometimes lowercase) 1. a vast metropolitan area that encompasses several cities and their suburbs: We’re moving to the Dallas-Ft. Worth Metroplex. noun sprawling metropolitan area, often combining two major cities Word Origin metro(politan) + -plex ‘integrated organizations’
[mi-trop-uh-lis] /mɪˈtrɒp ə lɪs/ noun, plural metropolises. 1. any large, busy city. 2. the chief, and sometimes capital, city of a country, state, or region. 3. a central or principal place, as of some activity: the music metropolis of France. 4. the mother city or parent state of a colony, especially of an ancient Greek […]