Metrotome Met"ro*tome, n. [See {Metrotomy}.] (Surg.) An instrument for cutting or scarifying the uterus or the neck of the uterus. [1913 Webster]

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  • metrotome — n. surgical instrument used in cervical operations (Medicine) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • metrotome — …   Useful english dictionary

  • metr- — combining form or metro Etymology: New Latin, from Greek mētr , from mētra 1. : uterus metritis …   Useful english dictionary

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