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apgar score

/ˈæpɡɑː/
noun
1.
a system for determining the condition of an infant at birth by allotting a maximum of 2 points to each of the following: heart rate, breathing effort, muscle tone, response to stimulation, and colour
Word Origin
C20: named after V. Apgar (1909–74), US anaesthetist
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