postpartum depression

noun

Definition of postpartum depression

chiefly US, medical

  1. :  a feeling of deep sadness, anxiety, etc., that a woman feels after giving birth to a child

Word by Word Definitions

postpartumplay
  1. :  occurring in or being the period following childbirth

    :  being in or used in the postpartum period

depressionplay
  1. :  the angular distance of a celestial object below the horizon

    :  the size of an angle of depression

    :  an act of depressing or a state of being depressed : such as


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