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miscarriage

noun [C or U] uk   /ˈmɪsˌkær.ɪdʒ/ us    /-ˌker-/
an early, unintentional end to a pregnancy when the baby is born too early and dies because it has not developed enough: The amniocentesis test carries a significant risk of miscarriage. I had two miscarriages before I gave birth to my daughter.
miscarry
verb [I] uk   /-i/ us  
Sadly, she miscarried eight weeks into the pregnancy.
Translations of “miscarriage”
in Spanish aborto, error…
in French fausse couche, erreur, échec…
in German die Fehlgeburt, der Fehlspruch…
in Chinese (Traditional) 流產…
in Russian выкидыш…
in Turkish çocuk düşürme, düşük yapma, düşük…
in Chinese (Simplified) 流产…
in Polish poronienie…
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