The action or process of giving birth: a midwife allows mothers to feel more comfortable and calm during birthing [as modifier]: a birthing chair
More example sentences
- While the production isn't quite as slick as Birth Day's, the result is the same: a lasting impression of the beauty of birthing naturally.
- Mums-to-be in Swindon are meant to be given the different birthing options when they meet with their community midwives.
- Of course, the pain associated with birthing was considered entirely natural, while the protraction of pain and suffering associated with foot-binding was altogether an intentional act of the human will.
Definition of birthing in:
- The US English dictionary