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Definition of the noun afterpain

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noun

  1. [context: pathology, often in the plural] pain of uterine contractions experienced after childbirth (especially after passage of the placenta)

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Google previewAustralian Nurses' Dictionary (2007)

by Jennie King, Rhonda Hawley

afterpain pain duetouterine contraction after childbirth. afunctional (ay' fungkshәnәl) lacking function. agammaglobulinaemia (ay"gamә "globyuhlә' neemi∙ә) a condition ...

Google previewFuldstaendigt Dansk og Engelsk haand-lexicon (1824)

udarbeidet efter de bedste og nyeste ordbøger by Christian Friderich Bay

Efterveer, Afterpain. Efterverden, Posterity, AsterACCS. [Time. Efterveie, to weigh a second MEfterviin, a tart Wine. MEftervinter, a Winter, that comes late. MEftervore, to grow after. Æg, (Odde) the Edge ofa Sword, # &c. (Kræmer - –) Wireedge.

Google previewMosby's Pocket Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions - E-Book (2013)

by Mosby

afterpain [AS, ...

Google previewFuldstændigt dansk og engelsk haand-lexicon (1807)

by Christian Friderick Bay

MEfterveer, Afterpain. Lsterverden ...

Google previewThe Nietzsche Dictionary (2014)

by Douglas Burnham

Thisis one oftheideas in GM3,so for example the ascetic priest has the sick longing afterpain (GM3.20) because it isa stimulant tolife. When N, in accordance with the idea of amor fati, describes himself as not possessing a ripple of longing ...

Google previewMosby's Medical Dictionary (2016)

by Mosby

afterpain [AS, aefter + Gk, poine, penalty], one of many contractions of the uterus common during the first days after childbirth. Afterpains tend to be strongest during breastfeeding, ...

Google previewTaber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2017)

by Donald Venes

afterpain (afte ̆r-pa ̄n) Uterine cramping caused by contraction of the uterus and ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the English Language (1876)

by Samuel Johnson

Afterpain ; reminiscence of a disease; less properly, symptom in general. Gn' ndglngly. adv. In a grudging manner; unwillingly; malignantly; reluctantly. Gri'idg' lngl. (Entered by Johnson Grfigeons rightly. But. the example is as it is given here ). .9 ...

Google previewMosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions (2016)

by Mosby

afterpain [AS, aefter + Gk, poine, penalty], one of many contractions of the uterus common during the first days after childbirth. Afterpains tend to be strongest during breastfeeding, ...

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Scrabble value of A1F4T1E1R1P3A1I1N1

The value of this 9-letter word is 14 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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