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newborn

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adjective new·born \-ˌbȯrn\

Definition of newborn

  1. 1 :  recently born

  2. 2 :  born anew

Examples of newborn in a sentence

  1. <felt like a newborn activist after that pep rally>

14th Century

First Known Use of newborn

14th century


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newborn

noun new·born

Definition of newborn

plural

newborn

or

newborns

  1. :  a newborn individual

Examples of newborn in a sentence

  1. a mother goat and all of her newborn

  2. <intentionally bought clothes that were too big for her newborn but which undoubtedly would fit him in a few months>

1879

First Known Use of newborn

1879


NEWBORN Defined for English Language Learners

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newborn

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adjective new·born \-ˌbȯrn\

Definition of newborn for English Language Learners

  • : recently born


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newborn

noun new·born

Definition of newborn for English Language Learners

  • : a person or animal that has recently been born : a newborn person or animal


NEWBORN Defined for Kids

newborn

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adjective new·born \ˈnü-ˈbȯrn, ˈnyü-\

Definition of newborn for Students

  1. 1 :  recently born <a newborn calf>

  2. 2 :  made new or strong again <Always when he hunted sure, his senses seemed newborn. — Virginia Hamilton, M. C. Higgins>


Medical Dictionary

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newborn

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adjective new·born \ˈn(y)ü-ˈbȯ(ə)rn\

Medical Definition of newborn

  1. 1:  recently born <a newborn infant>

  2. 2:  affecting or relating to the newborn


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newborn

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noun new·born \-ˌbȯ(ə)rn\

Medical Definition of newborn

plural

newborn

or

newborns

  1. :  a newborn infant :  neonate



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