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pre·ma·ture labor

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  1. premature labor, premature labournoun

    labor beginning prior to the 37th week of gestation


  1. premature labor

    Premature labor refers to the onset of labor before 37 weeks of pregnancy. It is characterized by regular contractions that lead to changes in the cervix, potentially resulting in early birth. Premature labor can result in premature birth, where the baby is born before full development, leading to potential health issues.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of premature labor in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of premature labor in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3


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    separate or cut with a tool, such as a sharp instrument
    A affront
    B loom
    C cleave
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