natural mother

A woman who carries a baby to term and delivers it

natural mother

Biological mother, see there.
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His natural mother, Kit McKenzie from Clackmannanshire, died of a heart condition shortly after Fisher was born and he was adopted.
Their poplin shirt boasts 100% mercerized cotton for breathability and durability, a 260 thread count for added softness, and natural Mother of Pearl buttons for strength and style.
Neil, of Liphook, Hants, who was adopted as a baby, told how he found out seven years ago that his natural mother was Ms Rivett, 29.
Following the loving direction of Aunt Essie, Blessing Baby is allowed to be shared between two broken hearted families: The first a natural mother who is sad because she is unable to care for Blessing Baby, and the second a loving couple who are sad because they cannot have a baby of their own.
Phillip Lloyd Jones, defending, said that the victim was not his natural mother but had been the partner of his father.
According to a source, Paris enjoyed spending time with her brothers and natural mother Debbie Rowe in Hawaii and Christmas for Christmas.
Bulgarian authorities also said on Thursday they were investigating a Bulgarian Roma woman they suspect of being the natural mother of Maria and of having sold the child.
However, Chester is part of an international conservation scheme and Curator of Mammals Tim Rowlands said: "Our young onager is doing very, very well and Zarrin is proving to be a natural mother.
ADOPTIVE parents' fears that their little girl could be tracked down on Facebook prompted a judge to ban all contact between the youngster and her natural mother.
Unfortunately, some of these stories and excerpts leave out the part of the speech in which Jobs talks about how his natural mother was an unmarried young woman who decided to put him up for adoption.
She receives sporadic attention from her natural mother and struggles to deal with domestic upheaval, conflicting racial identities and a sense of belonging.
The idea of another woman - possibly even a stranger - sharing this amazing, emotional process is enough, I suggest, to send the average mother running for the hills" - Ulrika Jonsson on the idea that women other than the natural mother should breastfeed babies.