Medical Dictionary

lordosis

noun lor·do·sis \lr-ˈdō-səs\

Medical Definition of LORDOSIS

:  exaggerated forward curvature of the lumbar and cervical regions of the spinal column—compare kyphosis, scoliosis
lor·dot·ic \-ˈdät-ik\ adjective
April 26, 2015
rococo Hear it
excessively ornate or intricate
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