Definition for RET'RO-FRACT, or RET-RO-FRAC'TED

RET'RO-FRACT, or RET-RO-FRAC'TED, a. [L. retro, back, and fractus, broken.]

Reduced to hang down as it were by force so as to appear as if broken; as, a retrofract peduncle. – Martyn. Bent back toward its insertion, as if it were broken. – Lee.

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