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afterbirth

noun [S] uk   /ˈɑːf.tə.bɜːθ/  us   /ˈæf.tɚ.bɝːθ/
the material, including the placenta , that is pushed out of a woman's or female animal's body soon after she has given birth
Translations of “afterbirth”
in Chinese (Traditional) 胞衣, 胎盤及羊膜…
in Chinese (Simplified) 胞衣, 胎盘及羊膜…
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