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birth

(Beginning), noun animation, arrival, creation, debut, embarkation, establishment, genesis, inauguration, inception, incipience, incunabula, infancy, introduction, nascency, onset, origin, origination, ortus, vitalization
Associated concepts: ante natus

birth

(Emergence of young), noun arrival, childbirth, delivery, nativity, parturition, vivification
Associated concepts: birth certificate, birth control, issue, pretermission
Foreign phrases: Non nasci, et natum mori, paria sunt.Not to be born, and to be born dead, are the same.

birth

(Lineage), noun ancestry, bloodline, derivation, descent, extraction, heredity, heritage, inheritance, line, line of descent, parentage, provenance, succession
Associated concepts: birth certificate, legitimacy
Foreign phrases: Qui in utero est pro jam nato habetur, quoties de ejus commodo quaeritur.He who is in the womb is regarded as already born, whenever a question arises for his benefit.
See also: ancestry, bloodline, creation, derivation, descent, family, genesis, inception, lineage, nascency, nationality, onset, origin, origination, outset, parentage, race, source, start

BIRTH. The act of being wholly brought into the world. The whole body must be detached from that of the mother, in order to make the birth complete. 5 C. & P. 329; S. C. 24 E. C. L. R. 344 6 C. & P. 349; S. C. 25 E. C. L. R. 433.
     2. But if a child be killed with design and maliciously after it has wholly come forth from the body of the mother, although still connected with her by means of the umbilical cord, it seems that such killing will be murder. 9 C. & P. 25 S . C. 38 E. C. L. R. 21; 7 C. & P. 814. Vide articles Breath; Dead Born; Gestation; Life; and 1 Beck' s Med. Jur. 478, et seq.; 1 Chit. Med. Jur. 438; 7 C. & P. 814; 1 Carr. & Marsh. 650; S. C. 41 E. C. L. R. 352; 9 C. & P. 25.
     3. It seems that unless the child be born alive, it is not properly a birth, but a carriage. 1 Chit. Pr. 35, note z. But see Russ. & Ry. C. C. 336.

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Finally, work effort variables show that on average, young workers of both genders work more weeks, although fewer work full-time, in the later birth cohort.
With regard to birth cohort effects, after adjustments for period and age, a progressive increase in the risk of death for women born between 1955 to 1959 was observed when compared to the reference cohort (1950 to 1954).
pylori prevalence was highest in the 1950-1959 birth cohort and was lower in the subsequent birth cohorts in both male and female participants.
The proportion of LT surgeries performed for HCV-related ESLD among persons in the birth cohort increased from 60.
As more children are vaccinated, the incidence of carriage, and therefore pneumococcal disease, is expected to decline with each successive birth cohort.
Gallup's historical data allow for a look at how views on marijuana legalization have changed over time among independent samples of those in the same birth cohorts.
Chatzi presented a subanalysis of the Rhea Study, a mother-child birth cohort that began in Crete in 2007 with the aim of investigating the potential risks maternal environment and lifestyle might exert upon offspring--including maternal obesity.
This New Zealand study examined the associations between duration of breast feeding, early infant growth, and body mass index (BMI) at 30 and 35 years, in a birth cohort studied to age 35.
published a study in May 2015 that looked at a large number of children in a birth cohort from the early 1990s.
In this study, samples of umbilical cord tissue were taken from 237 individuals in the GUSTO Birth Cohort Study and their epigenetic profiles were examined.
SAN DIEGO -- Antibiotic use prior to 6 months of age was associated with recurrent wheeze but not with allergic sensitization or other clinical allergic outcomes, results from a large birth cohort study demonstrated.