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childbirth

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of childbirth

  1. the act or process of giving birth to children <women who choose to undergo childbirth without the use of anesthetics and other drugs> Synonyms accouchement, childbearing, delivery, labor, parturition, travail Related Words birth pang, contraction, pains; pregnancy; abortion, miscarriage; cesarean section (or caesarean section), natural childbirth; childbed, confinement, lying-in





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