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English definition of “stillborn”


adjective uk   /ˌstɪlˈbɔːn/ us    /-ˈbɔːrn/ /ˈstɪl.bɔːn/
born dead: a stillborn baby The child was stillborn.BirthPregnancyDeath and dying If an idea or event is stillborn, it is unsuccessful or does not happen.Unsuccessful (people and things)
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