paracervical

adjective
para·​cer·​vi·​cal | \ -ˈsər-vi-kəl How to pronounce paracervical (audio) \

Medical Definition of paracervical

1 : located or administered next to the uterine cervix paracervical injection
2 : of, relating to, or occurring in the neck and especially the back part of the neck paracervical muscles

Learn More About paracervical

Dictionary Entries Near paracervical

paracentric

paracervical

paracetaldehyde

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Paracervical.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/paracervical. Accessed 26 Oct. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Farm Idioms Quiz

  • cow coming home
  • What does 'poke' refer to in the expression 'pig in a poke'?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!