Complete Definition of "stillbirth"

English
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Noun
en-noun

  1. The birth of a dead fetus. The delivery of an infant which is dead at birth.

Usage notes
Most uses of the term stillbirth differentiate the term from miscarriage.

Quotations
1988 — w:Ronald Reagan|Ronald Reagan, s:Proclamation 5890|Proclamation 5890
:Each year, approximately a million pregnancies in the United States end in miscarriage, stillbirth, or the death of the newborn child.

Translations

Chinese: 死胎 (sitai)
Dutch: doodgeborene
French: mortinaissance
German: Totgeburt
Greek: θνησιγένεια (thnēsigéneia)
Italian: mortinatalità
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Japanese: 死産 (しざん shizan)
Korean: 사산
Latin: mortinatalitas (Vulgar Latin and Neo-Latin) nominative, mortinatalitatis genitive, partus mortuus (Classical Latin)
Russian: мертворождение (mertvorozhdeniye)
Spanish: parto muerto

Related terms
stillborn

See also
death
live birth
maternal death

Category:Death

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