American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. An infant born with cyanosis as a result of a congenital cardiac or pulmonary defect that causes inadequate oxygenation of the blood.
- n. an infant born with a bluish color; usually has a defective heart
“I reexamined what little I knew: She was born at Norell Clinic; she was a blue baby and stayed on a monitor for three days.”
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