[ stil-burth ]
/ ˈstɪlˌbɜrθ /
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Mississippi’s nickname comes from the magnificent trees that grow there. What is it?
Words nearby stillbirth
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Example sentences from the Web for stillbirth
Dozens of parents responded with their own stories of stillbirth and details on how they manage their grief.
It also inspired me to work with our state legislature to pass a bill so our children received a Certificate of Stillbirth.
British Dictionary definitions for stillbirth
/ (ˈstɪlˌbɜːθ) /
birth of a dead fetus or baby
a stillborn fetus or baby
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Medical definitions for stillbirth
[ stĭl′bûrth′ ]
The birth of a dead child or fetus.
A child or fetus dead at birth.
The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Cultural definitions for stillbirth
The New Dictionary of Cultural Literacy, Third Edition Copyright © 2005 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.