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childbirthnoun [U]

uk   /ˈtʃaɪld.bɜːθ/  us   /-bɝːθ/
the ​act of giving ​birth to a ​baby: A ​greatnumber of women used to ​die in childbirth.
(Definition of childbirth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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childbirthnoun [C usually sing]

 us   /ˈtʃɑɪldˌbɜrθ/
the ​process of giving ​birth to a ​baby
(Definition of childbirth from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “childbirth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 分娩,生产…
in Turkish doğum…
in Russian роды…
in Chinese (Traditional) 分娩,生產…
in Polish poród…
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