habitual abortion

[hə-bĭchōō-əl]

n.

Three or more consecutive spontaneous abortions that occur at about the same stage of pregnancy.

Nearby words

  1. hainan,
  2. hainan strait,
  3. hainaut,
  4. haines city,
  5. haiphong,
  6. hair bulb,
  7. hair cast,
  8. hair cell,
  9. hair disk,
  10. hair follicle


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