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baby weight Line breaks: baby weight

Definition of baby weight in English:

noun

[mass noun] informal
The extra weight gained by a woman during the course of pregnancy, in particular that remaining after the birth: she thinks stars who lose their baby weight too quickly are setting an impossible standard for normal mothers
More example sentences
  • I guess people did say the baby weight would drop off once he started crawling.
  • Best time to lose the baby weight: within six months of giving birth.
  • It is normal for baby weight gain to slow around 4 months.

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