pelvimetry

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pel·vim·e·try

 (pĕl-vĭm′ĭ-trē)
n.
Measurement of the dimensions and capacity of the pelvis, especially of the adult female pelvis.


pel·vim′e·ter n.
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pelvimetry

(pɛlˈvɪmɪtrɪ)
n
(Gynaecology & Obstetrics) obstetrics measurement of the dimensions of the female pelvis
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Noun1.pelvimetry - measurement of the dimensions of the bony birth canal (to determine whether vaginal birth is possible)
measurement, measuring, mensuration, measure - the act or process of assigning numbers to phenomena according to a rule; "the measurements were carefully done"; "his mental measurings proved remarkably accurate"
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