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preemie

/ˈpriːmɪ/
noun
1.
(slang, mainly US & Canadian) a premature infant
Word Origin
C20: altered from premature

premie

/ˈpriːmɪ/
noun
1.
a variant spelling of preemie
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premie in Medicine

premie pre·mie (prē'mē)
n.
Variant of preemie.

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Slang definitions & phrases for premie

preemie

noun

A premature baby: like a human preemie, it was placed in an Isolette (1927+)


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Related Abbreviations for premie

premie

prematurely born infant
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