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Antevert \An`te*vert"\, v. t. [L. antevertere; ante + vertere to turn.]

  1. To prevent. [Obs.]
    --Bp. Hall.

  2. (Med.) To displace by anteversion.


vb. 1 (context obsolete English) To prevent. 2 (context medicine obsolete English) To displace by anteversion.

Usage examples of "antevert".

The uterus was small, anteflexed and anteverted, and nontender, and the adnexa were nonpalpable and nontender.