Translation of miscarriage in Spanish:

miscarriage

Pronunciation: /mɪsˈkærɪdʒ/

n

  • 1 [Med] aborto (m) espontáneo or no provocado to have/suffer a miscarriage tener*/sufrir un aborto, perder* un niño or un bebé
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    • 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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