from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A pattern of birth defects occurring as a result of excessive alcohol consumption by the mother during pregnancy and characterized by growth retardation, cranial, facial, or neural abnormalities, and developmental disabilities.
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- n. Any of a spectrum of birth defects that result from excessive alcohol consumption by the mother during pregnancy
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- n. a congenital medical condition in which body deformation occurs or facial development or mental ability is impaired because the mother drinks alcohol during pregnancy
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