natimortality

[ nā′tə-môr-tălĭ-tē ]

n.

The proportion of fetal and neonatal deaths to the general natality; the perinatal death rate.

Nearby words

  1. nitra,
  2. nitralloy,
  3. nitramine,
  4. nitramino,
  5. nitramino group,
  6. nitrate film,
  7. nitratine,
  8. nitrazepam,
  9. nitre,
  10. nitric


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