Recent Examples of meconium from the Web
The girl, who was born in March, 2015 and Noah, who was born on Jan. 6, tested positive for marijuana via a meconium screen, court records show.
Claire was born with meconium ileus, a bowel obstruction that is a telltale sign of CF.
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Origin and Etymology of meconium
First Known Use: circa 1706See Words from the same year
medical Definition of meconium
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