childbed : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n concluding state of pregnancy; from the onset of contractions to the birth of a child
- Though doctors can cure a growing list of bacterial diseasespneumonia, meningitis, streptococcic infections, erysipelas, childbed fever, gonorrhea, etc.
- Because the great majority of women bear this natural ordeal bravely, they have made no concerted demand for relief in childbed nor have more than a handful of pioneer doctors .
- The drug which cured young Roosevelt seems to be a specific cure for all streptococcic infectionsseptic sore throat, childbed fever, postabortal septicemia.