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parturition
Subject Category
L Animal Science and Animal Products
S Biological Sciences
Definition
The process of giving birth to one or more offspring.
Definition Source
Medical Subject Headings 2016
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http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/9484.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/9484
Broader Term
animal reproduction
Narrower Term
calving
childbirth
ease of birth
farrowing
foaling
kidding
lambing
multiple births
parturition interval
premature birth
whelping
Related Term
cervical ripening
cesarean section
dystocia
lactation
uterine contraction
Spanish
partos
Term Number
9484