adjective child·bear·ing \ˈchī(-ə)l(d)-ˌber-iŋ\

Definition of CHILDBEARING

:  of or relating to the process of conceiving, being pregnant with, and giving birth to children <women of childbearing age>
childbearing noun

First Known Use of CHILDBEARING

14th century
Medical Dictionary


noun child·bear·ing \ˈchīl(d)-ˌbar-iŋ, -ˌber-\

Medical Definition of CHILDBEARING

:  the act of bringing forth children :  parturition
childbearing adjective


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