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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The condition or character of being a mother.

Usage examples (38)
  • The woman was rushed to the maternity ward at the hospital to have her baby.
  • "Nicci used what she called a maternity spell on me."
  • World: 4th baby dies in Romanian maternity ward fire
  • In former times the deaths from puerperal fever in maternity hospitals were appalling. for more
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