Share this entry

British English: /ˈprɛmətʃə/
, /ˈprɛmətjʊə/
American English: /ˌpriməˈtʃʊr/

Translation of premature in German:


  • 2 (early)
    vorzeitig (Altern, Ankunft, Haarausfall)
    verfrüht (Bericht, Eile, Furcht)
    premature baby
    Frühgeburt Fem.
    the baby was five weeks premature
    das Baby wurde fünf Wochen zu früh geboren

Definition of premature in:

Share this entry


What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources


    Next Score: