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English definition of “give birth”

give birth

B2 When a woman or female animal gives birth, she produces a baby or young animal from her body: She gave birth to twins. Our cat gave birth last night.figurative This extraordinary experience gave birth to (= gave him the idea for) his latest novel.BirthPregnancy
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