transvaginal etymology

English word transvaginal comes from English trans-, English vaginal (Of, relating to, or affecting the vagina.)

Detailed word origin of transvaginal

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
trans- English (eng) (chemistry) A compound in which two atoms or groups are situated on opposite sides of some plane of symmetry passing through the compound. (Also used without the hyphen as an adjective; see trans.). Across, through, over, beyond, to or on the other side of, outside of.. Transgender or transsexual, or pertaining to those who are transgender or transsexual.
vaginal English (eng) Of, relating to, or affecting the vagina.
transvaginal English (eng) (medicine) Through the vagina.

Words with the same origin as transvaginal

Descendants of trans-
abled transbronchial transchromosomic transcontinental transcranial transdimensional transesterification transfolk transgender transgenic transglycosylate translady translocatable transnational transnitrosylate transpass transprimer transresveratrol transriverine transsexual transthoracic transtibial transvector transworld
Descendants of vaginal
rectovaginouterine