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preterm

adjective pre·term \(ˌ)prē-ˈtərm, ˈprē-ˌ\

Definition of PRETERM

:  of, relating to, being, or brought forth by premature birth <a preterm infant> <preterm labor>

First Known Use of PRETERM

1928
Medical Dictionary

preterm

adjective pre·term \-ˈtərm\

Medical Definition of PRETERM

:  of, relating to, being, or born by premature birth <preterm infants> <a preterm delivery> <preterm labor>

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