childbirth

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noun child·birth \ˈchī(-ə)l(d)-ˌbərth\

Definition of childbirth

  1. :  the act or process of giving birth to a baby :  parturition

Examples of childbirth in a Sentence

  1. women who choose to undergo childbirth without the use of anesthetics and other drugs

15th Century

First Known Use of childbirth

15th century



CHILDBIRTH Defined for English Language Learners

childbirth

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noun child·birth \ˈchī(-ə)l(d)-ˌbərth\

Definition of childbirth for English Language Learners

  • : the act or process of giving birth to children


CHILDBIRTH Defined for Kids

childbirth

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noun child·birth \ˈchīld-ˌbərth\

Definition of childbirth for Students

  1. :  the act or process of giving birth to a child


Medical Dictionary

childbirth

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noun child·birth \ˈchīl(d)-ˌbərth\

Medical Definition of childbirth

  1. :  the act or process of giving birth to a baby :  parturition



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