preterm

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adjective pre·term \(ˌ)prē-ˈtərm, ˈprē-ˌ\

Definition of preterm

  1. :  of, relating to, being, or brought forth by premature birth a preterm infant preterm labor

1928

First Known Use of preterm

1928


Medical Dictionary

preterm

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adjective pre·term \-ˈtərm\

Medical Definition of preterm

  1. :  of, relating to, being, or born by premature birth preterm infants a preterm delivery preterm labor


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