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PARTUS. The child just before it is born, or immediately after its birth. Before birth the partus is considered as a portion of the mother. Dig. 25, 4, 1, 1. See Birth; Foetus; Proles; Prolicide.
A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.