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Etymology[edit | edit source]

From mis- +‎ carriage.

Pronunciation[edit | edit source]

Noun[edit | edit source]



Miscarriage ({{{1}}})

  1. (now rare Template:Context 5) A failure; a mistake or error. Template:Defdate
    • 1590, Edmund Spenser, The Faerie Queene, III.ii:
      for feare least blame / Of her miscarriage should in her be fond, / She wist not how t'amend, nor how it to withstond.
  2. The spontaneous natural termination of a pregnancy; the fatal expulsion of a foetus from the womb before term. Template:Defdate

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de:miscarriage fa:miscarriage fr:miscarriage io:miscarriage kn:miscarriage hu:miscarriage ml:miscarriage pl:miscarriage ta:miscarriage te:miscarriage vi:miscarriage zh:miscarriage

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