The act or process of a contraction.
The muscle contractions are a vital part in the process of childbirth.Submitted by MC Harmonious on January 20, 2017
The numerical value of contractions in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of contractions in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
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Your body's contractions of the colon work at its highest level in the morning. That's when your body is designed to poop!
Her contractions were about 10 minutes apart, so [Shepherd] and I began to monitor her vital signs and keep her comfortable.
I thought, ‘OK, I am having a couple of contractions,’ we are just going to wait it out because I wanted my sister to go first since she started first.
I think is good that these contractions arise regarding climate change, climate change will force the institutions to work (together) in a more functional way.
We now think that the odds are more than even that the Singapore economy slipped into a technical recession in the third quarter, as defined by two consecutive quarter-on-quarter contractions, we expect the Monetary Authority of Singapore to ease monetary policy again at the October policy meeting.
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