C-section

noun
C-sec·​tion | \ ˈsē-ˌsek-shən How to pronounce C-section (audio) \

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1973, in the meaning defined above

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“C-section.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/C-section. Accessed 25 Jan. 2021.

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C-section

noun
C-sec·​tion | \ ˈsē-ˌsek-shən How to pronounce C-section (audio) \

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