lightening

noun
light·​en·​ing | \ ˈlīt-ᵊn-iŋ, ˈlīt-niŋ How to pronounce lightening (audio) \

Medical Definition of lightening

: a sense of decreased weight and abdominal tension felt by a pregnant woman on descent of the fetus into the pelvic cavity prior to labor

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