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effective labor pains, associated with contraction of the uterine muscle.
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ex·pul·sive pains(eks-pŭl'siv pānz)
Effective labor pains, associated with contraction of the uterine muscle.
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Discomfort during the second stage of labor, associated with bearing-down efforts to expel the fetus. Women may experience a similar pain during delivery of the placenta.
See also: pain
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