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cervix

Pronunciation: /ˈsɜːrvɪks; ˈsɜːvɪks/

Translation of cervix in Spanish:

noun/nombre (plural -vixes or, -vices /-vəsiːz/)

  • 1 (of womb) cuello (masculine) del útero
    Example sentences
    • The cervix forms the lower third, connected by a narrow isthmus to the main muscular body of the uterus.
    • Both of these techniques can be used throughout pregnancy to allow a closer look at the cervix and lower uterus.
    • The IUD is inserted through the cervix and into the womb, while the vagina is held open as in a cervical smear test.

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