Origin of afterbirth
Examples from the Web for afterbirth
On my arrival, I found the child and afterbirth all in a pile.
All the pots are placed near the spot where the afterbirth was buried.Castes and Tribes of Southern India|Edgar Thurston
Now one of these stones represented her future child and the other represented the afterbirth.Balder The Beautiful, Vol. I.|Sir James George Frazer
Say what you will, their jealousy—if any—is but an afterbirth to their open admiration.Pierre; or The Ambiguities|Herman Melville
The daughter of my Mexican guide was confined and the coming of the afterbirth was delayed.Unknown Mexico, Volume 1 (of 2)|Carl Lumholtz