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1. maternity

noun. ['məˈtɝːnɪti'] the state of being pregnant; the period from conception to birth when a woman carries a developing fetus in her uterus.

Synonyms

  • labour
  • physiological condition
  • lying-in
  • metacyesis
  • placenta previa
  • physical condition
  • ectopic gestation
  • gravidation
  • morning sickness
  • ectopic pregnancy
  • gravidness
  • gravidity
  • childbed
  • extrauterine gestation
  • eccyesis
  • confinement
  • cleavage
  • segmentation
  • travail
  • trouble
  • quickening
  • gestation
  • physiological state
  • para
  • pregnancy
  • entopic pregnancy
  • gravida
  • parturiency
  • extrauterine pregnancy
  • parity

Antonyms

  • hypercapnia
  • impotence
  • ill health
  • normality

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1. Noun Phrase
At Stork's Nest, enjoy a historic property once used as the town's maternity hospital.

2. maternity

noun. ['məˈtɝːnɪti'] the quality of having or showing the tenderness and warmth and affection of or befitting a mother.

Synonyms

  • parental quality
  • motherliness
  • maternal quality
  • maternalism

Antonyms

  • hyperthermia
  • hypopigmentation
  • hypocapnia
  • hypothermia

3. maternity

noun. ['məˈtɝːnɪti'] the kinship relation between an offspring and the mother.

Synonyms

  • family relationship
  • motherhood
  • kinship

Antonyms

  • hyperpigmentation
  • impotency
  • estrus
  • infertility

4. hospital

noun. ['ˈhɑːˌspɪtəl'] a health facility where patients receive treatment.

Synonyms

  • infirmary
  • military hospital
  • medical building
  • foundling hospital
  • hospital ward
  • institution
  • sanitarium
  • maternity hospital
  • mental institution
  • insane asylum
  • sanatorium
  • lazaret
  • mental home
  • mental hospital
  • burn center
  • hospital room
  • ward
  • psychiatric hospital
  • lazaretto
  • health facility
  • lazar house
  • asylum
  • creche
  • clinic
  • pesthouse
  • sanatarium
  • healthcare facility

Etymology

  • hospital (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • hospitalis (Latin)

5. hospital

noun. ['ˈhɑːˌspɪtəl'] a medical institution where sick or injured people are given medical or surgical care.

Synonyms

  • intensive care unit
  • medical institution
  • coronary care unit

Etymology

  • hospital (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • hospitalis (Latin)
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