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cervixnoun [C]

uk   /ˈsɜː.vɪks/  us   /ˈsɝː-/ (plural cervices uk   /-vɪs.iːz/ us   )
the ​narrowlowerpart of the womb that ​leads into the vagina
(Definition of cervix from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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cervixnoun [C]

 us   /ˈsɜr·vɪks/ medical
the ​narrow, ​lowerpart of a woman’s ​uterus
cervical
adjective [not gradable]  us   /ˈsɜr·vɪ·kəl/
medical cervical ​cancer
(Definition of cervix from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “cervix”
in Spanish Cervical, Cuello Uterino…
in Vietnamese cổ, cổ tử cung…
in Malaysian serviks…
in Thai คอ, คอมดลูก…
in Chinese (Simplified) 子宫颈…
in Turkish rahim ağzı, dölyatağı ağzı…
in Russian шейка матки…
in Indonesian leher, leher rahim…
in Chinese (Traditional) 子宮頸…
in Polish szyjka macicy…
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