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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. concluding state of pregnancy; from the onset of contractions to the birth of a child;
- Example: "she was in labor for six hours"
[syn: parturiency, labor, labour, confinement, lying-in, travail, childbed]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Parturiency \Par*tu"ri*en*cy\, n. Parturition. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

parturiency n 1: concluding state of pregnancy; from the onset of contractions to the birth of a child; "she was in labor for six hours" [syn: parturiency, labor, labour, confinement, lying-in, travail, childbed]