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“womb” in British English

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wombnoun [ C ]

uk /wuːm/ us /wuːm/ old-fashioned in US

the organ in the body of a woman or other female mammal in which a baby develops 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)

“womb” in American English

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wombnoun [ C ]

us /wum/

the organ of a woman or other female mammal in which a baby develops before birth; uterus

(Definition of “womb” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)