cervical

adjective cer·vi·cal \ ˈsər-vi-kəl \
Updated on: 18 May 2018

Definition of cervical

: of or relating to a neck or cervix

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CERVICAL Defined for English Language Learners

cervical

Definition of cervical for English Language Learners

  • : of or relating to a cervix of the uterus

  • : of or relating to the neck


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cervical

adjective cer·vi·cal \ ˈsər-vi-kəl, British usually sər-ˈvī-kəl \

medical Definition of cervical

: of or relating to a neck or cervix
  • cervical cancer

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