Ante-natal

antenatal

[an-tee-neyt-l]
adjective
prenatal: an antenatal clinic.

Origin:
1810–20; ante- + natal

antenatally, adverb
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antenatal (ˌæntɪˈneɪtəl)
 
adj
1.  occurring or present before birth; during pregnancy
 
n
2.  informal Also called: prenatal an examination during pregnancy
 
ante'natally
 
adv

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antenatal
1817, first attested in Shelley, from L. ante "before" + natal.
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antenatal an·te·na·tal (ān'tē-nāt'l)
adj.
See prenatal.

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