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  • n. Plural form of parturition.

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Examples

  • It came as no surprise to me that most of the wing nuts who work for FOX News are the parturitions of bad aliens.

    Archive 2009-10-01

  • Age at first conception for females is about 1.5 years, and the time between parturitions is generally shorter than that of goats or sheep in the tropics.

    15 Agouti

  • Wells was remarkable, among other things, for his consistently odd and unpredictable behavior when faced with pregnancies and parturitions for which he was responsible.

    Wells and Women

  • And how these of mine, and of The States, will in their turn be convuls’d, and serve other parturitions and transitions,

    Thoughts

  • How they pass and have pass’d, through convuls’d pains as through parturitions;

    Thoughts

  • Mayo-Smith remarks that the proportion of multiple births is not more than 1 per cent. of the total number of parturitions.

    Anomalies and Curiosities of Medicine

  • Mayo-Smith remarks that the proportion of multiple births is not more than 1 per cent of the total number of parturitions.

    Anomalies and Curiosities of Medicine

  • Prompt as is the normal parturition in the mare, however, difficult and delayed parturitions are surrounded by special dangers and require unusual precautions and skill.

    Special Report on Diseases of the Horse

  • How they pass through convulsed pains, as through parturitions;

    Poems By Walt Whitman

  • And how these of mine, and of the States, will in their turn be convulsed, and serve other parturitions and transitions.

    Poems By Walt Whitman

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