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childbirth

noun [U] uk   /ˈtʃaɪld.bɜːθ/  us   /-bɝːθ/
the act of giving birth to a baby: A great number of women used to die in childbirth.
Translations of “childbirth”
in Chinese (Traditional) 分娩,生產…
in Russian роды…
in Turkish doğum…
in Chinese (Simplified) 分娩,生产…
in Polish poród…
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