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English definition of “afterbirth”


noun [S]     /ˈɑːf.tə.bɜːθ/ US  /ˈæf.tɚ.bɝːθ/
the material, including the placenta, that is pushed out of a woman's or female animal's body soon after she has given birthBirthPregnancy
(Definition of afterbirth noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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