afterbirth, the

af|ter|birth, the [ `æftər,bɜrθ ] noun
the substance that comes out of a woman's body after her baby is born

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  • Afterbirth — The placenta + the fetal membranes that are normally expelled from the uterus after the birth of the baby. Hence, the "afterbirth." The placenta is of course the organ that joins the mother and fetus and permits the provision of oxygen… …   Medical dictionary

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  • The Addicts — The Adicts Gründung 1975 als Afterbirth 1977 als The Adicts Genre Punk Gründungsmitglieder Gesang Keith „Monkey“ Warren Bass Mel Ellis Gitarre Pete Dee Davison …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • (the) afterbirth — the afterbirth UK [ˈɑːftə(r)ˌbɜː(r)θ] US [ˈæftərˌbɜrθ] noun medical the tissues (=substances that cells are made of) , including the placenta , that come out of a woman’s body after her baby is born Thesaurus …   Useful english dictionary

  • afterbirth — [af′tər bʉrth΄, äf′tər bʉrth΄] n. the placenta and fetal membranes expelled from the uterus after the birth …   English World dictionary

  • Afterbirth — Aft er*birth , n. (Med.) The placenta and membranes with which the fetus is connected, and which come away after delivery. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • afterbirth — ► NOUN ▪ the placenta and fetal membranes discharged from the womb after a birth …   English terms dictionary

  • afterbirth — The placenta and fetal membranes expelled from the womb after delivery of a child; a birth after the death of the father or after the making of a will by either parent …   Ballentine's law dictionary

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