Definition of parametrium in English:

parametrium

noun

Anatomy Medicine
  • The connective tissue beside the uterus.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Von Ziemssen's Cyclopaedia of Practical Medicine. From para- + -metrium, after German Parametrium. Compare earlier parametritis.

Pronunciation

parametrium

/ˌparəˈmiːtrɪəm/