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)
baby boomer noun

Examples of BABY BOOM

  1. There was a baby boom in the U.S. after World War II.

First Known Use of BABY BOOM



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