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postnatal

[pohst-neyt-l] /poʊstˈneɪt l/
adjective
1.
subsequent to childbirth:
postnatal infection.
Origin
1855-1860
1855-60; post- + natal
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British Dictionary definitions for post-natal

postnatal

/pəʊstˈneɪtəl/
adjective
1.
existing or taking place after giving birth
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Word Origin and History for post-natal

postnatal

adj.

1831, from post- + natal.

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post-natal in Medicine

postnatal post·na·tal (pōst-nāt'l)
adj.
Of or occurring after birth, especially in the period immediately after birth.

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