false pelvis

noun

Medical Definition of false pelvis

: the upper broader portion of the pelvic cavity

called also false pelvic cavity

— compare true pelvis

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“False pelvis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/false%20pelvis. Accessed 18 Jan. 2021.

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