infant mortality

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Noun1.infant mortality - the death rate during the first year of life
death rate, deathrate, fatality rate, mortality rate, mortality - the ratio of deaths in an area to the population of that area; expressed per 1000 per year
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infant mortality

infant mortality

nmortalità infantile
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Hundreds of parents were falsely told by Mortonhall Crematorium in Edinburgh that there were no ashes from their dead babies.
They were also not consulted about what will happen to their dead babies.
Beijing, Aug 10 (ANI): China has launched an investigation in the wake of a South Korea media report suggesting stamina boosting capsules from China are made using the flesh of dead babies.
The site was apparently called Dead Babies Make Me Laugh and I seriously wondered if this story was a hoax.
The services come more than 10 years after it emerged Alder Hey had stripped hundreds of dead babies of their organs without the permission of relatives.
He was one of thousands of dead babies who were violated for their internal organs by Birmingham Children's Hospital.
But not so dismaying as the thought of Margaret, 74 when she died, feeling the need to hide her dead babies and mourn alone.
But the revelation that the organs of dead babies have possibly been used in tests to discover if workers have suffered nuclear poisoning is despicable.
So odd, in fact, that I was put in mind of the radically tame "experimental" porn film drooled over by the jaded protagonists of Martin Amis's 1975 novel Dead Babies (a very Hirstesque title).
A grandmother arrested after the discovery of three dead babies is facing more questioning today as police confirmed they were treating the case as a murder inquiry.
Detectives questioning a grandmother after the discovery of three dead babies have confirmed they were treating the case as a murder inquiry.
Indeed, in nature, mother dolphins have been observed pushing their dead babies up to the surface to get air.