What does ballottement mean?

ballottement meaning in Veterinary Dictionary

an approach always identify maternity or determine the contents of an animal’s abdomen; involves tapping the wall for the stomach to jump a structure against the various other wall.

ballottement meaning in General Dictionary

a palpatory way of experiencing a floating item in the torso (especially for identifying the career of a fetus by feeling the rebound of fetus after an instant digital tap on wall surface of the uterus)

ballottement - German to English