Definition of mesometrium in English:

mesometrium

noun

Anatomy Zoology
  • A fold of peritoneum connecting the lateral wall of the uterus or (in birds) the oviduct with the pelvic wall.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Todd's Cyclopaedia of Anatomy and Physiology. From meso- + ancient Greek μήτρα womb + classical Latin -ium; compare -metrium.

Pronunciation

mesometrium

/ˌmɛsə(ʊ)ˈmiːtrɪəm/