- 1 [Medicine/Medicina] aborto (masculine) espontáneo or no provocado to have/suffer a miscarriage tener*/sufrir un aborto, perder* un niño or un bebéMore 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.
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
Do you know what 'arpilleras' are? They are pieces of appliquéd textile folk art, common in South America. Doll characters and animals create a three-dimensional effect representing scenes from daily life.