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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A woman in childbirth or shortly thereafter.

Usage examples (26)
  • They say to her, O felix puerpera, nostra piaris scelera!
  • De more macrum Vir - go puerpera Tcmplo Itaiutos abfti - nuic dies:
  • Anglia magnarum foecunda puerpera rerum, siue solum spectes nobile, siue salum;
  • The Waswaheli and Nyassa give the puerpera food highly seasoned with Cayenne pepper and other spices. for more
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