premie

World English Dictionary
preemie or premie (ˈpriːmɪ)
 
n
slang chiefly (US), (Canadian) a premature infant
 
[C20: altered from premature]
 
premie or premie
 
n
 
[C20: altered from premature]

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premie (ˈpriːmɪ)
 
n
a variant spelling of preemie

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Medical Dictionary

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

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Abbreviations & Acronyms
premie
prematurely born infant
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