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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of bending backward; An articulatory gesture made by turning the tip of the tongue back against the roof of the mouth; A turning or tilting backward of an organ or body part.

Usage examples (7)
  • Just like, a certain gentleman I know is still called "Churik", retroflexion of his high school beau's name.
  • An extreme degree of anteversion or anteflexion, or retroversion or retroflexion, may interfere with impregnation, as the spermatozoa may find it difficult or impossible...
  • But thinking about it, given that the retroflexion isn't something that most Balanda are going to manage, for non-Bardi speakers the r is going to actually...
  • The principal causes of retroflexion are congestion, enlargement and tumors of the uterus. for more
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