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larger than expected generation in United States born shortly after World War II baby-boom generation , baby boom
full uninterrupted rehearsal in costumes shortly before the first performance dress rehearsal
genetic disease (autosomal recessive) in which an enzyme needed to metabolize galactose is deficient or absent; typically develops shortly after birth galactosemia
9th President of the United States; caught pneumonia during his inauguration and died shortly after (1773-1841) Harrison , President Harrison , President William Henry Harrison , William Henry Harrison
(cosmology) a brief exponential expansion of the universe (faster than the speed of light) postulated to have occurred shortly after the big bang inflation
(New Testament) the sages who visited Jesus and Mary and Joseph shortly after Jesus was born; the Gospel According to Matthew says they were guided by a star and brought gifts of gold and frankincense and myrrh; because there were three gifts it is usuall Magi , Wise Men
woman in childbirth or shortly thereafter puerpera
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