secundines


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se·cun·dines

 (sē-kŭn′dīnz′, sĕk′ən-dīnz′)
pl.n.
The afterbirth.

[Middle English secundinas, from Late Latin secundīnae, from secundus, following; see sekw- in Indo-European roots.]
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secundines

(ˈsɛkənˌdaɪnz; sɪˈkʌndɪnz)
pl n
(Medicine) physiol a technical word for afterbirth
[C14: from Late Latin secundīnae, from Latin secundus following; see second1]
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The placental membranes were not damaged; hence, the secundines contained ~30-40 cm of sectioned umbilical cord, ~10 cm from the product.