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birth·ratealso birth rate (bûrth′rāt′)
The ratio of total live births to total population in a specified community or area over a specified period of time. The birthrate is often expressed as the number of live births per 1,000 of the population per year. Also called natality.
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(Sociology) the ratio of live births in a specified area, group, etc, to the population of that area, etc, usually expressed per 1000 population per year
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|Noun||1.||birth rate - the ratio of live births in an area to the population of that area; expressed per 1000 population per year|
rate - a magnitude or frequency relative to a time unit; "they traveled at a rate of 55 miles per hour"; "the rate of change was faster than expected"
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birth raten → (indice m or tasso di) natalità
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