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stillborn

 [stil´born]
born dead.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

still·born

(stil'bōrn),
Born dead; denoting an infant dead at birth.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

stillborn

(stĭl′bôrn′)
adj.
1. Dead at birth.
2. Failing before or at the very beginning or inception; abortive: a stillborn plot to assassinate the president.
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still·born

(stil'bōrn)
Born dead; denoting an infant dead at birth.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

still·born

(stil'bōrn)
Born dead; denoting an infant dead at birth.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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