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cer·vi·cal

 (sûr′vĭ-kəl)
adj.
1. Of or relating to the uterine cervix.
2. Of or relating to the neck.

cervical

(ˈsɜːvɪkəl; səˈvaɪ-)
adj
(Anatomy) of or relating to the neck or cervix
[C17: from New Latin cervīcālis, from Latin cervīx neck]

cer•vi•cal

(ˈsɜr vɪ kəl)

adj.
of or pertaining to the cervix or neck.
[1675–85]

cer·vi·cal

(sûr′vĭ-kəl)
1. Relating to the cervix of the uterus.
2. Located at or near the part of the spine that forms the neck: cervical vertebrae; a cervical disk.

cervical

Relating to a neck or cervix.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.cervical - of or relating to the cervix of the uterus; "cervical cancer"
2.cervical - relating to or associated with the neck
Translations
krční
kohdunkaula-kohdunkaulan

cervical

[ˈsɜːvɪkəl]
A. ADJcervical
B. CPD cervical cancer Ncáncer m cervical or del cuello del útero
cervical smear Nfrotis m cervical, citología f

cervical

[ˈsɜːrvɪkəl sərˈvaɪkəl] adj [mucus] → vaginal(e) cervical cancer, cervical screeningcervical cancer ncancer m du col de l'utéruscervical screening ndépistage m du cancer du col de l'utéruscervical smear nfrottis m vaginal

cervical

adjzervikal (spec)

cervical

[ˈsɜːvɪkl] adj (Anat) cervical cancercancro al collo dell'utero or alla cervice uterina

cervical

adj (obst, ortho) cervical
References in classic literature ?
Anatomically, it is distinguished from the white whale and the North Cape whale by the seven cervical vertebrae, and it has two more ribs than its congeners.
They correspond to an articulated set of cervical vertebrae, from the atlas to the sixth vertebra, and to a pelvis (hip bones and sacrum).
Nisar came with a burst fracture of the third cervical vertebrae.
Both Mammut and Mammuthus have axially compressed cervical vertebrae typical of proboscideans, rather than the box-like morphology of our specimen, and can thus be excluded.
Pressures exerted against the cervical vertebrae by the standard and intubating laryngeal mask airways: a randomized, controlled, cross-over study in fresh cadavers.
In addition, previous magnetic resonance images (MRI) of the cervical vertebrae (Figure 2a/b) and the brain, cerebral MR angiography and electroencephalography were normal.
If the head is rotated to a chin-down position, even as little as 30 degrees, the normal curve of the spine will be straightened and the forces of impact to the top of the head will be transmitted directly to the cervical vertebrae.
The bones of the spine include 7 cervical vertebrae in the neck; 12 thoracic vertebrae at the back wall of the chest; 5 lumbar vertebrae at the inward curve (small) of the lower back; the sacrum, composed of 5 fused vertebrae between the hip bones; and the coccyx, composed of 3 to 5 fused bones at the lower tip of the vertebral column.
Hashimura sprained his cervical vertebrae, but the injury is not serious.
In Nichole's case, the bruise damaged her spinal cord between the fifth and sixth cervical vertebrae ("cervical" refers to the neck).
Atlantoaxial instability (AAI), also referred to as atlantoaxial subluxation, is a condition where there is increased mobility or movement between the first and second cervical vertebrae (segments of the spine in the neck).

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