tocolysis

noun
to·​col·​y·​sis | \ tō-ˈkäl-ə-səs How to pronounce tocolysis (audio) \
plural tocolyses\ -​ˌsēz How to pronounce tocolyses (audio) \

Medical Definition of tocolysis

: inhibition of uterine contractions

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“Tocolysis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/tocolysis. Accessed 30 Oct. 2020.

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