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Definition of the noun afterbirth
What does afterbirth mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: afterbirths
- the placenta and fetal membranes that are expelled from the uterus after the baby is born
Alternative definition of the noun afterbirth
- The placenta and other material expelled via the birth canal following childbirth or parturition in mammals.
Afterbirth is a record label.
- official website: www.addictrecords.com
- "Afterbirth" is a musical EP of God Awakens Petrified & By The Patient.
- released in (14 years ago)
- "Afterbirth" is a musical album of Awol One.
- released in (9 years ago)
- "Afterbirth" is a musical album of Everdome.
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Afterbirth
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Stories of Gender and Reproduction by Kirk D. Read
[therefore one thing is certain, that after the child has left the mother's belly, the afterbirth is a thing against nature which requires only to be taken away and put outside, which means one of two things: either the living (which is the womb) ...
by Edward Grant
Hence the afterbirth is the first thing generated from the semen, but it is not the first part of the animal generated from the semen, unless it be the heart itself. The reason for this is that the first force (virtus) is a vital force; for nothing is nourished, ...
A Dictionary of Gnosticism (2014)
by Andrew Phillip Smith
(afterbirth). Piphles: Name used by *Eckbert of Schönau for the *dualist *heretics in Flanders. Pisandraptes/Pisandrioptes: In the *Secret Book of John, an angel who animated the chest. Pistis: (Greek, “faith”) According to the ...
A Dictionary of Science (2017)
by Jonathan Law
afterbirth. The *placenta, *umbilical cord, and *extraembryonic membranes, which are expelled from the womb after a mammalian fetus is born. In most nonhuman mammals the afterbirth, which.
Complete Information About the Harmful and Desirable Ingredients in Cosmetics and Cosmeceuticals by Ruth Winter
HUMAN PLACENTAL LIPIDS • The fats obtained from human placentas obtained from normal afterbirth. Used in hair and skin conditioners. HUMAN PLACENTAL PROTEIN • Protein derived from the sac that surrounds the fetus. Obtained from ...
by Rudolph Seiden, Richard R. Dykstra, W. James Gough
RETAINED AFTERBIRTH RESPIRATORY ...
Concise Medical Dictionary (2015)
by Elizabeth Martin
afterbirth. n. the placenta, umbilical cord, and ruptured membranes associated with the fetus, which normally become detached from the uterus and expelled within a few hours of birth.
by Oxford University Press
Afterbirth. (See PLACENTA.) Afterbirths,. Infected. Infected placentas may be a source of infection to other animals. (See SCRAPIE; BRUCELLOSIS; ABORTION, ENZOOTIC.) Agalactia Partial or complete absence of milk, or milk flow,
Black's Medical Dictionary (2009)
by Harvey Marcovitch
Afterbirth. see PLACENTA. Afterpains.
Afterbirth. (See PLACENTA.) Afterbirths,. Infected. Infected placentas may be a source of infection to other animals. (See SCRAPIE; BRUCELLOSIS; ABORTION, ENZOOTIC.) Agalactia. Partial or complete absence of milk, or milk flow, from the ...
by David K. Stabnow
AFTERBIRTH 30 AFTERBIRTH. Placenta and fetal membrane that are expelled 29 AFFLICTION.
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Abstraction of shape, tone and shadow.
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- Afterbirth (alternative)
Abstraction of shape, tone and shadow. Tinted.
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- Just captured some Wookie afterbirth.
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- Turnstone feeding on Grey Seal afterbirth
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