uterine

Part of speech:

Pertaining to the uterus.

Part of speech: adjective

Born of the same mother, but having a differenrt father; as, a uterine brother.

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Usage examples "uterine":

  1. Debauched his uterine sister. - "The Clouds", Aristophanes.
  2. Well, getting a baby the fun way turned out to be moot, because it seems I have some kind of uterine condition- which meant I couldn't get pregnant, or even do an in vitro. - "Life Blood", Thomas Hoover.
  3. However, I am of the opinion that the mother is the bearer of the infection in a great many cases for in the uterine secretions of mares whose foals fell with navel- string infection, the same characteristic germs were found as were present in the joints of the affected foals. - "The Veterinarian", Chas. J. Korinek.