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wombnoun [C]

uk   us   /wuːm/ old-fashioned in US
the ​organ in the ​body of a woman or other ​femalemammal in which a ​babydevelops before ​birth: Researchers are ​looking at how a mother's ​health can ​affect the ​baby in the womb.
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(Definition of womb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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wombnoun [C]

 us   /wum/
the ​organ of a woman or other ​femalemammal in which a ​babydevelops before ​birth; ​uterus
(Definition of womb from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “womb”
in Korean 자궁…
in Arabic رَحِم…
in Malaysian rahim…
in French utérus…
in Russian матка…
in Chinese (Traditional) 子宮…
in Italian utero…
in Turkish rahim, döl yatağı, vajina…
in Polish macica…
in Spanish matriz, útero…
in Vietnamese dạ con…
in Portuguese útero…
in Thai มดลูก…
in German die Gebärmutter…
in Catalan matriu…
in Japanese 子宮…
in Chinese (Simplified) 子宫…
in Indonesian rahim…
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