stillbirth

noun still·birth \ ˈstil-ˌbərth , -ˈbərth \
Updated on: 21 Apr 2018

Definition of stillbirth

: the birth of a dead fetus

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First Known Use of stillbirth

1880

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Definition of stillbirth for English Language Learners

  • : the birth of a dead baby


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stillbirth

noun still·birth \ ˈstil-ˌbərth, -ˈbərth \

medical Definition of stillbirth

: the birth of a dead fetus — compare live birth

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