Medical Dictionary

puerperium

noun pu·er·pe·ri·um \ˌpyü-ər-ˈpir-ē-əm\
plural pu·er·pe·ria \-ē-ə\

Medical Definition of PUERPERIUM

:  the period between childbirth and the return of the uterus to its normal size
April 25, 2015
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nimble or easily flexed
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