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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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Emma Ham-Riche, chairman of the Birthmark Support Group said: "Birthmark Support Group is pleased to have been able to fund this machine which will enable more children and adults to receive treatment.
Birthmarks were significantly more common in full-term infants with normal birth weight compared with low birth weight infants (OR = 0.
Try not to show your child that you are anxious about the birthmark.
The vast majority of babies or infants won't develop a hemangioma; for those who do, the birthmark is not cancerous and can be managed with observation or medical treatment when necessary.
Within a few days, when the lump began to grow and started to bleed, Yvonne panicked and took her baby back to hospital, but medics stuck with the diagnosis and gave her medication to shrink birthmarks.
There are a number of different types of birthmarks of varying size, shapes and colours - some will fade while others are permanent.
The protagonist marries a man who never saw her with her birthmark (172).
Conclusion: Mongolian blue spot are the commonest pigmented birthmarks observed followed by cafe-au-lait macules and congenital melanocytic nevi.
He was fast, faster than I've ever met in the ring," Birthmark said by phone after the TKO.
Consider the possibility of Sturge-Weber syndrome in neonates born with a facial port-wine birthmark.
She is paralyzed with self-consciousness about a large birthmark over one eye.