Pronunciation: (re'tru-fleks"), [key]
1. bent backward; exhibiting retroflexion.
2. Phonet.articulated with the tip of the tongue curled upward and back against or near the juncture of the hard and soft palates; cacuminal; cerebral; coronal. Also,ret•ro•flexedPronunciation: (re'tru-flekst"). [key]
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