Definitions for birth

Definitions for (noun) birth

Main entry: nascence, nascency, nativity, birth

Definition: the event of being born

Usage: they celebrated the birth of their first child

Main entry: birth

Definition: a baby born; an offspring

Usage: the overall rate of incidence of Down's syndrome is one in every 800 births

Main entry: parturition, giving birth, birth, birthing

Definition: the process of giving birth

Main entry: parentage, birth

Definition: the kinship relation of an offspring to the parents

Main entry: birth

Definition: the time when something begins (especially life)

Usage: they divorced after the birth of the child; his election signaled the birth of a new age

Definitions for (verb) birth

Main entry: deliver, have, give birth, birth, bear

Definition: cause to be born

Usage: My wife had twins yesterday!

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