antenatal

[ an-tee-neyt-l ]
/ ˌæn tiˈneɪt l /

adjective

prenatal: an antenatal clinic.

Origin of antenatal

First recorded in 1810–20; ante- + natal

Related forms

an·te·na·tal·ly, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for antenatally

antenatal

/ (ˌæntɪˈneɪtəl) /

adjective

occurring or present before birth; during pregnancy

noun

Also called: prenatal informal an examination during pregnancy

Derived Forms

antenatally, adverb
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Medicine definitions for antenatally

antenatal

[ ăn′tē-nātl ]

adj.

prenatal
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