As a general rule, societies that do the most to support mothers and child-bearing have the fewest abortions.
From October 24: In the early 1980s, there were some 29 abortions per 1,000 women of child-bearing age.
Societies that do the least to support mothers and child-bearing have more abortions.
And thus have I shown how a child-bearing woman ought to govern herself each month during her pregnancy.
He cursed her in child-bearing or in barrenness, and he cursed her children after her to all generations.
The wife is getting past child-bearing, and there is little hope of a son.
He was the seventh son, and his mother was tired of child-bearing when Antony was born.
If you can decide what constitutes a 'fit' man, how can you limit his racial gifts to the child-bearing capacities of one woman?
One of the claimants is an unmarried woman past the age of child-bearing.
These signs all mean that her essential function is child-bearing.
childbearing child·bear·ing (chīld'bâr'ĭng)
Pregnancy and parturition.