postnatal


post·na·tal

adjective \ˌpōs(t)-ˈnā-təl\

medical : relating to the period of time following the birth of a child

Full Definition of POSTNATAL

:  occurring or being after birth; specifically :  of or relating to an infant immediately after birth <postnatal care>
post·na·tal·ly adverb

Origin of POSTNATAL

International Scientific Vocabulary
First Known Use: circa 1859

Rhymes with POSTNATAL

post·na·tal

adjective \(ˈ)pōst-ˈnāt-əl\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of POSTNATAL

: occurring or being after birth; specifically : of or relating to an infant immediately after birth <postnatal care>—compare intranatal, neonatal, prenatal
post·na·tal·ly \-əl-ē\ adverb

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