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“… mobile or hyper mobile anterior vaginal …”

meanings of anterior


  1. Coming before or earlier in time or development, prior to, preceding.
  2. (anatomy) Nearer the forward end, especially in the front of the body; nearer the head or forepart of an animal.
  3. Pronounced with an obstruction located in front of the palato-alveolar region of the mouth, e.g. b, p, d, t.
  4. (of a part of a flower or leaf) Situated further away from the mainstem.

words that rhyme with anterior