Meaning of “birth canal” in the English Dictionary

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"birth canal" in British English

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birth canalnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈbɜːθ kəˌnæl/ us /ˈbɝːθ kəˌnæl/ specialized

Examples from literature

  • It often is called the birth canal because the baby must pass through it on its way from the womb to the external world. 

(Definition of “birth canal” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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