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noun
a miscarriage in which some fetal or placental tissue remains in the uterus.
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Origin of incomplete abortion

First recorded in 1850–55
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Medical definitions for incomplete abortion

incomplete abortion
[ ĭn′kəm-plēt ]

n.
Abortion in which all of the products of conception are not expelled from the uterus.
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