Definition of lateroflexion in US English:

lateroflexion

noun

  • 1Sideways flexion of the fundus of the uterus with regard to the cervix; compare anteflexion, "retroflexion" (now rare).

  • 2Sideways bending of (a part of) the body.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Boston Medical and Surgical Journal.

Pronunciation

lateroflexion

/ˌlat(ə)rə(ʊ)ˈflɛkʃn/