Examples of neonate in a Sentence
the hospital has added a new wing especially for neonates
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One of the most interesting aspects that has come out of William S. Brown’s research is that females stay with the babies, which are called neonates, for a week to 10 or 12 days, until the babies shed.
Dines determined that the whale was a female, was a full-term neonate and likely was a week old.
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Synonymsbabe, bambino, child, infant, baby, newborn
Related Wordscherub; foundling, nursling, suckling; preemie (also premie); papoose; bantling, kid, kiddie (also kiddy), kiddo, moppet, toddler, tot, tyke (also tike); boy, nipper, tad; juvenile, minor, youngling, youngster, youth; brat, imp, squirt, urchin, whippersnapper; girl, hoyden, tomboy
Near Antonymsadult, grown-up; elder, graybeard, oldster, old-timer, senior, senior citizen
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