from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Informal A prematurely born infant.
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- n. A baby that has been born prematurely.
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- n. an infant that is born prior to 37 weeks of gestation
Shortening and alteration of premature.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From premature (Wiktionary)