less common spelling of preemie

: a premature baby

Examples of premie in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Sizes run from premie to 5T for toddlers, and there’s a kids’ section up to size 14. Liv Birdsall, USA TODAY, 1 Oct. 2020

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“Premie.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 2 Dec. 2023.

Medical Definition


variant of preemie

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