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  1. contractions

    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


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of contractions in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of contractions in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of contractions in a Sentence

  1. Gina Sam:

    Your body's contractions of the colon work at its highest level in the morning. That's when your body is designed to poop!

  2. Cleveland Clinic:

    Her contractions were about 10 minutes apart, so [Shepherd] and I began to monitor her vital signs and keep her comfortable.

  3. Angel Owen:

    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.

  4. Pedro Solano:

    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.

  5. Chua Hak Bin:

    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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