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Meaning of AFTERBIRTH

Pronunciation:  'aftur`burth

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  the placenta and fetal membranes that are expelled from the uterus after the baby is born
 

AFTERBIRTH is a 10 letter word that starts with A.

 

 See Also: placenta

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Aft"er*birth`\, n. (Med.)
The placenta and membranes with which the fetus is connected,
and which come away after delivery.

 
Medical Dictionary
 
 Definition: The placenta and membranes discharged from the uterus after childbirth.
 

 

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