retrospondylolisthesis ret·ro·spon·dy·lo·lis·the·sis (rět’rō-spŏn’də-lō-lĭs-thē’sĭs)
Backward slippage of the body of a vertebra that moves it out of alignment with adjacent vertebrae.
noun 1. the technique or action, in etching or engraving, of drawing up ink from within the incised lines of an inked plate by deftly passing a soft cloth across its surface in order to spread ink to the adjacent areas.
adjective 1. (especially of the nose) turned up. adjective 1. (of a nose) turned up
retroversioflexion ret·ro·ver·si·o·flex·ion (rět’rō-vûr’sē-ō-flěk’shən, -vûr’zhō-) n. Retroversion and retroflexion of the uterus.
[re-truh-vur-zhuh n, -shuh n] /ˌrɛ trəˈvɜr ʒən, -ʃən/ noun 1. a looking or turning back. 2. the resulting state or condition. 3. Pathology. a tilting or turning backward of an organ or part: retroversion of the uterus. retroversion /ˌrɛtrəʊˈvɜːʃən/ noun 1. the act of turning or condition of being turned backwards 2. the condition of […]