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womb

noun \ˈwüm\

Definition of WOMB

1
:  uterus
2
a :  a cavity or space that resembles a womb in containing and enveloping
b :  a place where something is generated
wombed \ˈwümd\ adjective

Origin of WOMB

Middle English wamb, womb, from Old English; akin to Old High German wamba belly
First Known Use: before 12th century

womb

noun \ˈwüm\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of WOMB

:  uterus

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