Definition of anteverted in English:

anteverted

adjective

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

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

Origin

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

Pronunciation

anteverted

/ˈantɪvəːtɪd/