Simple Definition of baby boom
: a time when there is a great increase in the number of babies born
Full Definition of baby boom
: a marked rise in birthrate (as in the United States immediately following the end of World War II)
Examples of baby boom in a sentence
There was a baby boom in the U.S. after World War II.
First Known Use of baby boom
Rhymes with baby boom
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