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Meaning of BIRTHING

Pronunciation:  b'urthing

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  the process of giving birth
  2. [adj]  having to do with birth; "a birthing center"; "birthing counselor"; "a lying-in hospital"
 

BIRTHING is a 8 letter word that starts with B.

 

 Synonyms: aborning, birth, giving birth, lying-in, parturition
 
 See Also: accouchement, biological process, brooding, calving, childbearing, childbed, childbirth, confinement, egg laying, farrow, farrowing, hatch, hatching, incubation, labor, labour, laying, lying-in, organic process, parturiency, reproduction, travail, vaginal birth

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Birth"ing\, n. (Naut.)
Anything added to raise the sides of a ship. --Bailey.

 

 

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