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post·na·tal

 (pōst-nāt′l)
adj.
Of or occurring after birth, especially during the period immediately after birth.

post·na′tal·ly adv.

postnatal

(pəʊstˈneɪtəl)
adj
(Gynaecology & Obstetrics) existing or taking place after giving birth

post•na•tal

(poʊstˈneɪt l)

adj.
subsequent to childbirth.
[1855–60]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.postnatal - occurring immediately after birthpostnatal - occurring immediately after birth; "postnatal development"
perinatal - occurring during the period around birth (5 months before and 1 month after); "perinatal mortality"; "perinatal care"
antenatal, antepartum, prenatal - occurring or existing before birth; "the prenatal period"; "antenatal care"
Translations

postnatal

[ˌpəʊstˈneɪtəl] adjpostnatal(e)postnatal depression ndépression f post-partumpost office n
(= building) → poste f
Where's the post office, please? → est la poste, s'il vous plaît?
the Post Office (= organization) → la Postepost office box nboîte f postalepost-op [ˌpəʊstˈɒp] adj (= post-operative) → post-op invpost-operative [ˌpəʊstˈɒpərətɪv] adjpostopératoirepost-paid [ˌpəʊstˈpeɪd] adj (British)port payé

postnatal

[ˌpəʊstˈneɪtl] adjpost-parto inv

postnatal

adj posnatal or postnatal
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