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Meaning of “neonatal” in the English Dictionary

"neonatal" in British English

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neonataladjective [before noun]

uk   /ˌniː.əʊˈneɪ.təl/  us   /-oʊˈneɪ.t̬əl/
of or for ​babies that were ​bornrecently: Their ​baby is still in the hospital's neonatal unit.
(Definition of neonatal from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"neonatal" in American English

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neonataladjective [not gradable]

 us   /ˌni·oʊˈneɪ·t̬əl/ medical
of or for ​babies that were just ​born: a ​nurse specializing in neonatal ​care
(Definition of neonatal from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “neonatal”
in Chinese (Simplified) 新生儿的, 新生期的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 新生兒的, 新生期的…
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