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English definition of “ectopic pregnancy”

ectopic pregnancy

noun [C] uk   /ekˌtɒp.ɪkˈpreɡ.nən.si/ us    /-ˌtɑː.pɪk-/
the development of the embryo outside the usual position within the womb, usually inside one of the fallopian tubesPregnancyBirth
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