retrovert


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retrovert

(ˌrɛtrəʊˈvɜːt)
vb
to turn back, to revert
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.retrovert - go back to a previous state; "We reverted to the old rules"
recidivate, relapse, retrogress, regress, lapse, fall back - go back to bad behavior; "Those who recidivate are often minor criminals"
change by reversal, reverse, turn - change to the contrary; "The trend was reversed"; "the tides turned against him"; "public opinion turned when it was revealed that the president had an affair with a White House intern"
resile - return to the original position or state after being stretched or compressed; "The rubber tubes resile"
recuperate, go back, recover - regain a former condition after a financial loss; "We expect the stocks to recover to $2.90"; "The company managed to recuperate"
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Now and then its extent flashed upon me, but the glimpse was lost to my retroverted vision almost as soon as won.
The dysmorphic findings on the patient's face included a wide forehead, slightly upward-slanting palpebral fissures, wide and prominent nasal root, long philtrum, cleft-lip (incomplete in the upper lip), externally rotated lower lip, horizontal streaks on the chin, plump cheeks, retrovert ears and small chin.
Humerus basi konveks ve yaklasik 35[degrees] retrovert yapida olup;bu retroversiyon dis rotasyonu kolaylastirir (2) (Sekil 1).
He rendered Proclus' sentence structure so faithfully one can practically, in reading his translation, retrovert the Greek text.
No longer a client of American advisor/employers, his putative acts, sited on American soil, were, in the prosecutor's original judgement, no longer the approved acts of a glorious and macho hero, but the wrong-headed flailings of a retrovert who failed to accept that what America wants now in Southeast Asia is a stable politico-economic climate for commerce, and that an implicit condition of exile in the U.S.
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Sacrococcygeal eversion is a condition in which the distal sacral and coccygeal vertebrae are curved in a retroverted direction.
During bimanual examination, findings such as a fixed, tender, or retroverted uterus, uterosacral ligament nodularity, or an enlarged adnexal mass representing an ovarian endometrioma may be appreciated.
Among the anatomical variations studied, DNS was the most common variation found, followed by concha bullosa (37.2%), onodi cell (12.8%), agger nasi cell (8.14%), haller cell and paradoxical middle turbinate (3.5% each), retroverted uncinate (2.32%) and pneumatized uncinate process (1.16%) in that order.
On bimanual exam, uterus was retroverted and part of IUD was palpable in rectouterine pouch.
14) and then in patients with a retroverted uterus, which is defined as the condition in which the uterus is tipped backwards so that it aims towards the rectum (Fig.
She added,"The tilted posture or the misbalance and misalignment displaces the uterus from its physiological anteverted or retroverted position and thereby causing pain during menstruation, intercourse, and other fertility-related issues."