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Caldwell-Moloy classification

Pronunciation: kawld'wel mol-oy'

Definition: a classification of the variations in the female pelvis; namely gynecoid, android, anthropoid, and platypelloid pelvis, based on the type of the posterior and anterior segments of the inlet.

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