- of the uterus
- having the same mother but a different father: uterine sisters
Origin of uterineMiddle English ; from Late Latin uterinus
- Of, relating to, or in the region of the uterus: the uterine canal; uterine contractions.
- Having the same mother but different fathers: uterine brothers.
- Being enclosed and dark; womblike.
Origin of uterineMiddle English, from Late Latin uter&imacron;nus, from Latin uterus, uterus.