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miscarriage
American English: /ˈmɪsˌkɛrɪdʒ/
, /mɪsˈkɛrɪdʒ/
British English: /mɪsˈkarɪdʒ/
, /ˈmɪskarɪdʒ/

Translation of miscarriage in Spanish:

noun

  • 1 (Medicine)
    aborto (masculine) espontáneo or no provocado
    to have/suffer a miscarriage
    tener/sufrir un aborto
    perder un niño or un bebé
    Example sentences
    • Some investigators have found statistical associations between induced abortion and subsequent miscarriages and ectopic pregnancies.
    • Relatively new is the medical approach to spontaneous miscarriages.
    • Pregnant women are usually warned to avoid all contact with cats and cat feces to avoid exposure to Toxoplasma gondii, a microbe that can cause miscarriages or damage to fetuses.
  • 2a miscarriage of justice
    una injusticia
    un fallo injusto

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