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birth

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noun \ˈbərth\

Medical Definition of birth

  1. 1:  the emergence of a new individual from the body of its parent

  2. 2:  the act or process of bringing forth young from the womb




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birth

transitive verb

Medical Definition of birth

  1. :  to give birth to <allowed to birth her child in her own way—Nancy Robinson>

  2. intransitive verb

  3. :  to bring forth or be brought forth as a child or young <contend that birthing is a natural process, rather than a medical procedure—Kit Miniclier> <the baby birthed breech—Jayne Anne Phillips>




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birth

adjective

Medical Definition of birth

  1. :  biological 3 <spent years searching for his birth parents>





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